Horrifying moment water slide COLLAPSES and falls 30ft to the ground injuring 16 people in front of shocked families
THIS is the horrifying moment a water slide collapsed leaving sixteen people injured.
The shocking clip shows riders plummeting over 30ft to the ground in front of stunned onlookers.
The collapse left 16 people injured[/caption]
The incident took place at the Kenpark Waterpark in Surabaya, Indonesia[/caption]
The terrifying incident took place at the Kenjeran Park in the city of Surabaya in the Indonesian province of East Java on May 7.
Local media reported that a total of sixteen people were taken to nearby hospitals for treatment.
In the video, the water slide can be seen collapsing as water cascades onto the ground.
Onlookers scream in shock as park visitors rush to help the victims.
READ MORE ON WORLD NEWS
Evil Putin ‘now at his DEADLIEST’ as puffy-faced despot displays ‘anger signals’
THE GUN SHOW
Russian artillery explodes in missile hit sending shockwaves across landscape
According to reports, the collapse occurred because the ride had worn out and weakened over time, however, the park’s management said it happened because it was overloaded at the time, adding that maintenance was carried out on the slide about nine months ago.
The deputy mayor of Surabaya, Armuji, called for the immediate inspection of other amusement parks in the region to prevent similar accidents from taking place in the future.
He also reminded the owners of amusement parks to take responsibility and follow necessary safety measures to protect the well-being of their visitors.
The water park was closed after the incident and the police investigation into the cause of the slide collapse is ongoing.
Most read in The Sun
Doctor Strange star & husband GUILTY of sexually abusing girl, 13, for 3yrs
I want to die at my parents’ for the sake of my kids, says Deborah James
Coronation Street’s Antony Cotton angers bosses by hinting HUGE show spoiler
I’m scared not to see kids grow up, says Deborah James in emotional final column
Haaland could have £128m Man City release clause after Madrid ‘refused demand’
I pay my kids to go away so I can have hour-long sex sessions, says Caprice
Another terrifying video showed the moment a fair employee was pinned inside a ride at Clay County Fair in Jacksonville for 15 minutes.
Meanwhile, a Brit who was left four inches shorter after smashing her back on a water slide while on holiday in Spain is fighting for £500,000 compensation.
And a ten-year-old boy was decapitated last year after riding a water slide at Schlitterbahn Water Park in Kansas in front of his horrified mum.
We pay for your stories!
Do you have a story for The Sun news desk?
Email us at [email protected] or call 0207 782 4104. You can WhatsApp us on 07423 720 250. We pay for videos too. Click here to upload yours
Click here to get The Sun newspaper delivered for FREE for the next six weeks.
Published on : May 11, 2022 at 11:06 PM