lola's Published Articles

Aug 9 2018 - 10:42am
For Tia Coleman to be so modest, what a saint. She lost 9 family members and had hardly anything bad to say about the Ride the Ducks Attraction. Maybe this is an event worth forgetting, at least for the city of Branson but here’s a little bit of truth to soak up. A severe thunderstorm warning hit Springfield, which is 45 minutes away from Branson. This thunderstorm was taking out power and knocking over trees. I stepped outside that evening and saw just how powerful this storm was, power lines were rocking, trash cans tipped over. Ride the Ducks staff had plenty of time to pull the ducks out of that water but chose to continue on their normal path. The drivers and those who did not communicate properly from outside of the boat put these people’s lives at risk. However, the tragedy happe...