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Schlitterbahn will close Verrückt water slide where 10-year-old boy was killed

Posted by | December 7, 2016 | Water Park

Schlitterbahn officials have decided to permanently close and demolish the waterslide on which the 10-year-old son of a Kansas legislator perished.On Aug. 7, Caleb Schwab was killed on Verruckt, which made records upon its opening in 2014 as the tallest waterslide in the world. The nature of the boy’s injuries are still somewhat foggy: Some reports characterized them as a neck injury, while others said the child was decapitated……….

Source: Aquatics International Magazine

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