Power outage leaves tourists stuck on Disneyland rides

Dec 28, 2017, 00:38
Power outage leaves tourists stuck on Disneyland rides

Local news outlets are reporting an outage that affected Toontown, Fantasyland and other rides.

"We've determined that the issue is with a Disneyland Resort transformer and our team is now assessing and working to restore power", a statement from Disney said.

A power outage at Disneyland in Southern California on Wednesday left some patrons stuck on rides for around an hour, officials and parkgoers at the Anaheim attraction said. There is now no estimated time for power to be restored. The park's public relations department told the station that visitors were escorted off some rides.

Earlier today, the official Disneyland account tweeted that the park was busy.

Workers were working to get the people off of the rides.

"We sat there for about 25 minutes in the dark", he said.

Many took to Twitter to voice their frustration with the outage.

He said everyone was "pretty calm" and there was no "danger" or "commotion".

"We've determined that the issue is with a Disneyland Resort transformer and our team is now assessing and working to restore power", a Disney Parks spokesperson said in a statement.

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