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UK News Young boy dies in water near park

03:00  25 july  2021
03:00  25 july  2021 Source:   msn.com

Judge rules boy must be moved from hospital where he is restrained

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(Reuters) - A young boy died on Sunday in an apparent accident on what has been dubbed the world's tallest water slide at a popular water park in Kansas City, Kansas, park and police officials said. Riders are strapped into a raft that has room for three people and dives 17 stories in a near vertical descent before getting propelled back up five stories by rushing water and plunging a second time to its end. Riders must be at least 54 inches (137 cm) tall to take the plunge and are weighed to make sure rafts are run with a combined weight of 400 pounds to 550 pounds (181 to 249 kg).

"We are saddened to share that a young boy died on Verruckt this afternoon," Prosapio said Sunday. "Given that safety is our first priority, we have closed the Kansas City park today and Monday and have closed the ride, pending a full investigation. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this To mimic human riders, designers used sandbags during testing, several of which went sailing off the slide. Debrorah Hersman, the CEO of the National Safety Council, told ABC News today that fatalities were rare occurrences in water parks . "You know the good news is we don't see fatalities — they're

A young boy has died in a river next to a South Lanarkshire park, according to police.

a close up of a blue background: The family of an 11-year-old boy have been informed of the death (Peter Byrne/PA) © Peter Byrne The family of an 11-year-old boy have been informed of the death (Peter Byrne/PA)

The 11-year-old was pulled from the water at the Alexander Hamilton Memorial Park in Stonehouse on Saturday afternoon.

Emergency services were called to the scene at approximately 4.30pm but Police Scotland has said the boy died at the scene.

Although he is yet to be formally identified, Police Scotland has confirmed that the family of an 11-year-old boy has been informed of the death.

A spokesman for the force said: “Police were called around 4.30pm on Saturday July 24 following the report of a concern for a person in the water at Alexander Hamilton Memorial Park in Stonehouse.


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“Emergency services attended and a male youth was recovered from water.

“He was pronounced dead at the scene.”

He added: “A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.”

Kenya: A lion escaped a park The panic in Nairobi .
© Dr / Illustration A lion escaped from a park near Nairobi, the Kenyan capital. A lion in the streets of Nairobi. A young male was seen on Wednesday morning by panicked residents in an ditch in Ungata Rongai, a residential area of ​​the South of the Kenyan city, which borders a national park. Kenyan Wildlife Service (KWS), a public body of wildlife management, intervened on site. The crowd had gathered to observe the animal.

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