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Diamondback roller coaster gives 2,000,000th ride

Kings Island / Courtesy Kings Island / Courtesy
Kings Island / Courtesy Kings Island / Courtesy

Posted by Christi Reynard email

MASON, OH (FOX19) - Kings Island's Diamondback roller coaster logged it's 2,000,000th rider Sunday.

Stephanie Rogers of Greenfield Indiana was the 2-millionth rider since the coaster opened at Kings Island in 2009.

The Diamondback stands 230 feet at its highest point with a first drop of 215 feet at a 74-degree angle. 

Riders snake their way around 5,282 feet of steel track at speeds up to 80 miles per hour. 

Kings Island begins daily operation for the 2010 season May 21. 

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