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VALLEJO, Calif. (KCBS)- Three people were injured in a tram accident at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo Saturday night.
The incident that transpired around 9:30 p.m. left a 34-year-old man and a two-year-old girl hospitalized.
Vallejo firefighter spokesman Bill Tweety said the male victim had some type of protruding injury to his left leg and the girl had a laceration to her stomach.
The third victim only suffered minor injuries.
The man was air lifted to UC Davis Medical Center while the child is now at Children’s Hospital in Oakland.
A tram transporting park guests to the parking lot was to blame for the accident according to Six Flags officials.
The Six Flags theme park is open, including the trams, and it appears to be business as usual.