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Too many thrills - even for a rollercoaster.
More than 20 people had to be rescued by fire-fighters when the ride in the US state of Maryland malfunctioned.
They were stranded for several hours about 20 metres above the ground and were given umbrellas to protect them from the blistering sun.
No injuries were reported. Well, as they say, life is full of ups and downs...
feelings of excitement
did not work in the way it was supposed to
stuck in a particular place and unable to leave
very hot (able to cause blisters due to excessive heat)