Boy dies on Verruckt slide at Schlitterbahn in Kansas City

Posted Monday, August 8, 2016 8:37 AM | Contributed by Sawblade5

A 10-year-old boy died at Sunday on the Verr├╝ckt water slide at the Schlitterbahn Water Park in Kansas City, Kan. A park spokeswoman confirmed the death at a news conference Sunday afternoon.

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Monday, August 8, 2016 10:10 AM
janfrederick's avatar

I have a 10-year-old going on 11. My heart goes out to his family.

"I go out at 3 o' clock for a quart of milk and come home to my son treating his body like an amusement park!" - Estelle Costanza
Thursday, August 11, 2016 9:42 PM

Safe to Say this Slide is a Gonner! God Bless the Family!

Monday, September 19, 2016 5:49 AM

Did anyone ever figure out how this boy died exactly.

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Monday, September 19, 2016 9:28 AM
Pagoda Gift Shop's avatar

The investigation is ongoing. A report will likely be published in several months with the details of what they believe happened.

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