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Lightwater Valley: Chief Exec wishes boy well in his recovery

Lightwater Valley: Chief Exec wishes boy well in his recovery

Published by May Norman at 1:26pm 17th June 2019. (Updated at 1:29pm 17th June 2019)

'We wish him well in his ongoing recovery': chief executive of Lightwater Valley after school boy's fall from a ride

  • The boss of Lightwater Valley has issued another statement after a school boy fell from a ride at the theme park last month.
  • Chief executive Ian Cunningham has said 'all of us at Lightwater Valley wish him well in his ongoing recovery.'
  • The messages comes as the 7-year-old was released from hospital at the weekend.
  • He was injured after falling from the Twister ride - which still remains closed.

The chief executive of Lightwater Valley has said 'he wishes the 7-year-old injured at the theme park last month well in his ongoing recovery'.

The message from Ian Cunningham made on the theme park's website comes after the school boy was released from hospital at the weekend.

The youngster was injured in May after falling from the Twister ride - which still remains closed.

The health and safety executive's investigation into the incident is still ongoing.

The official statement on the Lightwater Valley website:

"We heard great news at the weekend – that the child who fell from our Twister ride on Thursday 30 May is now out of hospital and recovering at home. All of us at Lightwater Valley wish him well in his ongoing recovery.

This has been extremely distressing for the family and for all those involved. I would like to say again how sorry I am personally for the impact this has had and we will never forget what happened.

"The safety of the park is our top priority and we are co-operating fully with the ongoing Health & Safety Executive investigation."

 

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