Disney Employee’s Fatal Golf Cart Fall Rocks Theme Park


Disneyland Employee Succumbs to Injuries Following Golf Cart Fall

Tragic Accident Casts a Shadow on the Magic Kingdom

The beloved Disneyland Resort is mourning the loss of a longtime employee, Bonnye Mavis Lear, who passed away two days after a tragic accident.

Heartbreaking Incident

On Wednesday afternoon, at approximately 11:30 p.m., the Anaheim Police Department responded to a crash in the backstage area of Disneyland. Lear, a 60-year-old cast member, had fallen off a golf cart and sustained severe injuries.

She was rushed to a nearby hospital, where she received immediate medical attention. However, despite the efforts of medical professionals, Lear succumbed to her injuries two days later, casting a pall over the magic kingdom.

Dedicated Cast Member

Lear had been an integral part of the Disneyland Resort family for an impressive 24 years. She dedicated herself to supporting membership services at Club 33, an exclusive private dining club within the park.

Outpouring of Grief

Disneyland Resort President Ken Potrock expressed the profound grief of the resort community in a statement to LA News Center.

“We are heartbroken by the loss of Bonnye, and offer our sincere condolences to everyone who cared for her,” Potrock said. “We are focused on supporting her family and our cast members through this tragic event and making sure they have the resources they need.”

Details of the Accident

According to the Anaheim Police Department, the golf cart involved in the accident was traveling within the designated backstage area. The investigation into the incident is ongoing, and authorities are working to determine the exact circumstances that led to Lear’s fall.

A Loss to the Disney Family

Beyond her dedicated service to Disneyland, Lear touched the lives of countless guests and cast members alike with her warm smile and unwavering spirit. Her passing leaves an immeasurable void in the Disney family, and her memory will be forever cherished.

LA News Center extends its deepest sympathies to Lear’s family, friends, and the entire Disneyland community during this difficult time.

Data sourced from: foxnews.com