A guest at Cedar Point has died after being struck by the Raptor roller coaster Thursday evening.
The amusement park posted the news to its Facebook page, explaining the guest had entered a restricted fenced-in area:
"At approximately 5 p.m., a guest entered a restricted, fenced area of the Raptor roller coaster and was struck by the ride. Park safety officials responded immediately to the situation. Unfortunately the guest has passed away. Local authorities are on the scene conducting an investigation. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family at this time."