A 10-year-old boy was thrown from a water slide at Dublin’s new water park today.
The $43 million water park “The Wave” opened today, but some attractions closed, after the boy was tossed from the slide, called The Emerald Dive.
The slide drops riders 3 stories in an 80-degree angle for planing.
According to reports, no police or fire department officials were called to the scene, and the boy walked away from the incident. His parents say that they are seeking medical help for him on their own.
Park officials say they are reevaluating the slide, but to say that they are followed by the manufacturer’s guidelines for the attraction, including height requirements.
The water park is 31,000 square meters and has three swimming pools and a water playground
Click for more from KTVU.