Leah Washington and Joseph Pugh, a couple who were teenagers when an accident at Alton Towers severely damaged their legs, have announced their engagement. Leah had an above-the-ankle amputation, and Joseph required multiple knee surgeries. Leah shared an Instagram photo of herself standing in front of a gelato shop in Venice with her alton towers crasha engagement ring, prompting thousands of likes and statement “So this happened yesterday, I SAID YES.”
Joe composed on his Instagram ID “What a great end alton towers crasha to the long weekend in Venice she said yes.” The couple from Barnsley in South Yorkshire, England, were one of alton towers crasha several that were injured in the crash, five of them seriously.An investigation by the park in Staffordshire in the autumn of 2015 found that it had been caused All you can wat by someone’s sloppiness.Theme park owner Merlin admitted violating the Health and Safety Act and received a fine of 5 m in September 2016. Leah and Vicky Balch, of Leyland, Lancashire, who were forced to lose a leg from the accident, announced they were suing Merlin for negligence and or breach of statutory duty later.