In a video that is viral on social media right now, you can see a 13-year-old boy flying through the air by a slingshot ride, leaving him severely injured.
In the video, the 13-year-old boy can be seen flying in the air as onlookers watch in shock. The boy landed on the concrete ground, leaving him injured.
According to reports, the incident happened at the Kok Tobe recreation area in Almaty, which is located in the south-east part of Kazakhstan.
The 13-year-old boy, whose identity was not shared with the public, was rushed to a hospital in the area.
The boy reportedly sustained serious injuries, leaving him in a moderate condition.
Abai Kusainov, the head physician of the Center for Children’s Emergency Care, released a statement about the boy’s current health.
Dr. Kusainov said, “After the examination, our doctors diagnosed the boy with a fracture of four lumbar vertebrae, a fracture of the left radial bone with an offset, fractures of both ankles and of the left lower leg, a fracture of the talus of the left foot with a displacement.”
Dr. Kusainov added, “The same day he was hospitalized the child was provided with the full assistance needed.”
Local authorities said the incident happened by the negligence of the 13-year-old boy.
The parents of the 13-year-old boy did not register a complaint against the Kok Tobe recreation area or the staff of the park.
The boy is expected to recover from his injuries.