Houston, Texas: A man has died after falling from a structure at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown in Spring, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.
The incident was reported around 3:20 p.m. at the park in the 21300 block of the North Freeway, deputies said. The fall appeared to be accidental.
Six Flags identified the man as an employee of metal fabrication company Trevino Industries.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time,” said a Six Flags spokesperson in an emailed statement.
She said the park’s medical staff responded immediately. Cypress Creek Emergency Medical Services and the Spring Fire Department also responded.
Six Flags is undergoing renovations on the water park, previously called Wet ‘n’ Wild Splashtown, the Houston Chronicle reported. It’s set to open in May 4 after completing renovations.