Small RnR Fire

Discussion in 'Disneyland Paris Trip Planning & Community Board' started by ukstitch, Apr 3, 2009.

  1. ukstitch

    ukstitch <font color=deeppink>I'm not sure I'm quite your a

    May 5, 2008
    According to a website I read, there was a small fire in the roof of the RnR building. The writing on the site says:

    I’ve been sent a link to a news article (in German) that mentions a small fire broke out on the roof of the Rock ‘n Roller Coaster in Paris. According to a rough translation some kind of “grinding works on the roof” was likely the cause of the fire. For the time being the coaster is closed, though I’ve been told the damage was mainly contained on the roof of the building.

    The date on this article is 03/04/09 and the date on the German article is 02/04/09 so I would assume it to be real. Hope there's no damage to the ride and it can open again soon - I'm also glad it was just in the roof and presumably nobody was hurt.
  2. markpsych

    markpsych DIS Veteran

    May 16, 2008
    Thanks for the scoop. This would explain why that side of the studios was shut when we were there on wednesday.
  3. tennisfan

    tennisfan Was told off for sliding down the bannister at SL Moderator

    Jul 15, 2004
    I hope there isn't too much damage as I love this ride:thumbsup2
  4. britchic4

    britchic4 <font color=green>There's often a piano player in

    Jan 25, 2008
    Interesting......DS's friend and his dad had to be evacuated (along with everyone else) from RnR when they were there a couple of weeks ago. It was needless to say a huge adventure for an almost 7 yr old!

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