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Alton Tower Boss Insults Coaster Crash Victims Saying They Have Lost A Lot Of Money

Four people seriously got injured in The Smiler crash at Alton Towers (UK) in June. The carriage of the roller coaster with four seated banged into a vehicle with 50mph. The horror accident led 20-year-old Vicky Balch's right leg amputated. After the deadly incident, chief of the park's parent company Merlin Entertainments, Nick Varney visited Vicky at her home. What Varney told there left everyone embarrassed. 

Millionaire Varney said they will reopen The Smiler as they are losing a lot of fortune.

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Alton Tower Boss Insults Coaster Crash Victims Saying They Have Lost A Lot Of Money

Alton Tower Boss Insults Coaster Crash Victims Saying They Have Lost A Lot Of Money

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Student Vicky Balch lost her right leg in The Smiler crash.

Student Vicky Balch lost her right leg in The Smiler crash.

Talking to the media, Vicky said they are feeling disrespectful.

Talking to the media, Vicky said they are feeling disrespectful.

Vicky said: 'This happened to me on their ride so why would they want to reopen it so quickly? It has changed my future – my independence has completely gone and I cry all the time.' She added: 'They weren't asking our opinion, they were just informing us. I got upset. I knew they'd want to reopen it, but not so quickly. It's disrespectful.'

The accident left the victims with a lifetime terror.

The accident left the victims with a lifetime terror.

Vicky shared her terrible experience like this: 'As we went round, you could see the empty car ahead. The screams of excitement turned to screams of terror and pain, we hit the car a second time and I fainted, I must have been in so much pain.

She had five hours of surgery in the Royal Stoke University Hospital.

She had five hours of surgery in the Royal Stoke University Hospital.

With a prosthetic leg, she has started walking again but her life has changed painfully.

With a prosthetic leg, she has started walking again but her life has changed painfully.

Who's going to want me like this?

Who’s going to want me like this?

Regarding her personal life, Vicky said: 'It was going really well with Dan but not now.' After my first op I asked my mum, "Who's going to want me like this?" And I still think like that.'

18-year-old Leah Washington also lost her left leg in the accident.

18-year-old Leah Washington also lost her left leg in the accident.

The victims complain that the park administration is not serious towards their issue.

Nick Varney, owner of the park said he went to see all the victims recently.

 Nick Varney, owner of the park said he went to see all the victims recently.

Workers rescuing trapped people after the crash.

Workers rescuing trapped people after the crash.

The Smiler which was closed after the crash.

The Smiler which was closed after the crash.

Victim 18-year-old Joe Pugh.

Victim 18-year-old Joe Pugh.

Vicky with her parents before the accident.

Vicky with her parents before the accident.

Despite the terrible turning point, Vicky has her confidence alive and she is committed to her bright future.

Despite the terrible turning point, Vicky has her confidence alive and she is committed to her bright future.

We wish Vicky and other victims all the very best for their life ahead.

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