Ride technician dies while working at Universal Studios Florida


Sad news to report out of Universal Orlando Resort as a worker has died while working on the Men in Black attraction at Universal Studios Florida early Tuesday morning.

A 911 call came in at around 2:30 early Tuesday morning reporting a patient without a pulse.

Leopoldo Buenaventura, 60, of Kissimmee, was found in the rafters of the attraction. Universal issued a statement saying that ride safety is not the cause of death and that they are working with investigators to figure out exactly what happened.

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