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MASON, OH (FOX19) -

Construction on the new Mystic Timbers roller coaster is surpassing treetop heights at Kings Island.

A video released Tuesday shows the wooden coaster’s progress since the park first announced the project in July.

Check it out in the video player above.

The coaster is 3,265 feet in length and reaches speeds up to 53 mph.

Mystic Timbers is set to debut spring 2017 and will become Kings Island’s sixteenth roller coaster.

Related: Take a virtual ride on Kings Island's new roller coaster

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