Once a theme park located in Waterbury, Connecticut, Holy Land USA shut down for renovations in 1984. The park was exactly as it sounds,a theme park centering around biblical references and scenes. Its owner died in 1986, and the park has lain abandoned ever since.
The worst theme park accident in U.S. history occurred on May 11, 1984,
at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey. There, fire took
the lives of eight teenagers trapped inside the Haunted Castle