$6 million roller coaster coming to Adventureland in 2019

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ALTOONA, Iowa (KCRG) - When Adventureland opens in 2019, people who visit might notice something new.

This morning Adventureland announced a new roller coaster, The Phoenix, would be coming to the park in June 2019.

The Des Moines Register reports the ride will cost the park $6 million to be built.

The ride manufactured from Germany will have heights more than 50 feet and will also rotate a full 360 degrees while reaching up to 40 mph.

Construction is expected to begin in February 2019.