Talk about a scary experience at the amusement park.
The James County Fire Department responded to Busch Gardens Williamsburg to help evacuate riders on the Griffon rollercoaster after it stopped during the ride Tuesday.
The call came in at 7:20 p.m.
A spokesperson for the park confirmed to News 3 that 28 people were on the ride when it stopped.
The Park personnel worked with the fire department to safely remove everyone from the the ride.
Thankfully no one was hurt during the incident.
Park spokesperson reported that the park was closed for the rest of the evening.
Busch Garden apologized to all of it’s guest for the inconvenience and said, “The safety of our employees and guests is our top priority.”