Adventureland Employee Dies from Injuries Sustained While Working on Ride

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ALTOONA, Iowa -- An Adventureland employee has died from injuries sustained while working on a ride at the amusement park.

Steve Booher slipped and fell on the park's "Raging River" ride on Tuesday.

Since the accident, he was placed on life support but died at Mercy Hospital Saturday night.

The water ride is one of the parks more popular rides.

Park officials say Booher was helping to assist riders in getting onto the raft.

The ride remains open.