Small fire on Mean Streak causes insignificant damage

No lasting damage - 5-foot section of track previously marked for replacement.

Posted September 22, 2010, 5:05P by Walt

A portion of Cedar Point’s largest wooden roller coaster caught fire late Tuesday, but a quick response from Sandusky firefighters spared the ride from any major damage.

The fire was small, limited to a 5-foot section of track and boards near the Mean Streak’s second hill.  Maintenance employees had already planned to replace the boards that burned, so the fire caused no lasting damage.  

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