THIS is the shocking moment a speeding rollercoaster derailed before sending thrillseekers flying as it crashed.

At least ten people were injured in the horror smash at a theme park in Brazil.


Dramatic footage shows the ride coming off the track at the amusement park in the state of Ceara as panicked bystanders rushed to help.

Another clip shows the horror aftermath of the crash, with the track broken and the cars on the ground.

A female teacher, who chose to remain anonymous, was on the ride at the time on Tuesday evening and was thrown to the ground by the impact.

She told local media: "We went up and heard the rollercoaster creaking.

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"The second time we went down fast and when it was the third time it broke.

"A car overturned with two girls in it and I was thrown out.

"The pressure was great, it was terrible, even now my mental health is shaken, as something worse could have happened."

A boy who filmed footage of the smash said he felt "helpless" following the crash.

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He told local media: "It was on the ride's third lap."

"The rollercoaster track broke, throwing three girls out.

"There were ten of us in total, the other seven were left with minor injuries, mainly to the legs, where the iron safety bar was.

"I was helpless at the time, I just wanted to know if my family was all right."

It comes after horror footage showed the moment a spinning fairground ride plunged to the ground leaving 50 people injured.

Thrillseekers could be heard screaming as they plummeted 50ft to the platform when the ride malfunctioned.

The accident happened at the Dussehra fairground in Mohali, India on Sunday.

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