WATCH: Man left bloodied after being whacked in face by pigeon during roller coaster ride

The moment a man was hit in the face by a flying pigeon while riding a high-speed roller coaster has been caught on camera, and as suspected – its now gone viral.

The unfortunate incident unfolded at the Ferrari Land theme park on Friday, whilst the man was riding the highest and fastest roller coaster in Europe.

In the footage, which has been viewed more than 1 million times, the thrill seeker can be seen enjoying the ride until he is greeted by the poor bird, who appears to leave a bloody mark on the man’s face.


It’s unknown whether the pigeon survived the ordeal.


Shanee is a full-time Digital Journalist and Social Media Content Producer. In 2014, Shanee graduated from Griffith University’s Gold Coast Campus with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism, Public Relations and Marketing. Since joining 1029 Hot Tomato, Shanee has been keeping you up to date with breaking news and everything Gold Coast on myGC. Shanee also writes and photographs for Peony & Page, a personal home, style and travel blog & Instagram alias she founded in 2015.

Leave a Reply

Be the first to comment!

Notify of