Patrick Spikes is set to stand trial beginning Oct. 28 on five charges, including that he stole and sold costumes from the Haunted Mansion.
According to Spectrum News 13, three guests who were evacuated from the Skyliner — including two from the same gondola — were taken to a hospital.
The accident drew plenty of attention on Twitter Saturday night — including from fan accounts and YouTubers criticizing media for covering the story and stranded guests for complaining about the long delay.
When the film returns in January, it will have new co-tenant in the theater: the "Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along."
Walls now surround much of the hub in Epcot’s front half. Luckily, the park has the blessing of size to handle all the construction more gracefully than other Disney World parks.
25-year-old Patrick Spikes has been charged with stealing and then selling costumes from Haunted Mansion, as well as entering an off-limits area in Epcot.