It's last call for Colossus.
The Southern California roller coaster that was the world's tallest and fastest when it opened in 1978 retires Saturday outside the top 10 in both categories.
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Six Flags Magic Mountain expects thousands of prospective riders on Colossus' last day, and a protest is planned by a group seeking to save the roller coaster.
The mostly white wooden former giant is 125 feet tall and reaches a top speed of 62 mph.
Six months after it debuted 36 years ago, a woman was ejected from her car and killed.
It's no longer even the biggest or fastest in its corner of the park. Goliath, a much bigger behemoth, now towers over Colossus.
Six Flags has not said what is planned in its place.
Information from: Los Angeles Times, http://www.latimes.com