Disney monorail probe now expected to extend into fall

Disney monorail probe now expected to extend into fall

This article comes to us from the Orlando Sentinel’s Daily Disney:

A year-long federal investigation into last summer’s fatal monorail crash at Walt Disney World is now expected to continue for at least several more months.

The National Transportation Safety Board said Monday that it does not expect to conclude its probe in the July 5, 2009, accident, which killed 21-year-old monorail driver Austin Wuennenberg of Kissimmee, until the fall at earliest.

“We’re now in the final stages of the investigation,” NTSB spokesman Peter Knudson said. But he added, “I don’t think we’re going to see anything this summer.”

Knudson said it is possible that the investigation could take until the end of 2010.

Click here to keep reading.

Please note: some posts may contain affiliate links which means our team could earn money if you purchase products from our site


Let our friends at Destinations to Travel help you book your next Disney Vacation. They are the preferred Travel Agency of Chip and Company and Disney Addicts, and who we use ourselves.

Get started below for your FREE No Obligation Quote.

Book With our friends at Destinations to Travel

MM slash DD slash YYYY
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

For the BEST in Disney, Universal, Dollywood, and SeaWorld Theme Park News, Entertainment, Merchandise & More follow us on, Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube. Don't forget to check out the Chip and Company Radio Network too!

YouTube player

Written by:

13,037 Posts

Chip is the owner, editor, and writer of Chip and Company. When he is not writing about Disney News or Planning Tips, you will find him counting down the days to his next Disney Vacation.
View All Posts
Follow Me :