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Lawyer for a boy who died in an accident at a Florida theme park: "He was rejected multiple times because of his weight" abroad

Lawyer for a boy who died in an accident at a Florida theme park: “He was rejected multiple times because of his weight” abroad

The boy who was last Thursday in an amusement park in Florida He fell from gravity and died He was rejected multiple times at attractions on the same day because of his weight. His lawyers say this in an interview with the local news channel “Fox35”.

Tyre Sampson, 14, weighed 156 kilograms and was 1.95 meters tall. So he would have been rejected at most attractions during his day at ICON Park in Orlando. However, the staff of the 131-meter Orlando Free Fall let him pass, after which things went wrong. The boy fell from gravity while riding into the “world’s tallest free-standing drop tower” and landed on the ground with a powerful blow. Later he died of his injuries. The investigation has not yet determined whether his weight was actually linked to the accident.

Sampson’s parents want to investigate whether the boy should be in cuteness at all. “He would have accepted it anyway if they had told him, respectfully, that he couldn’t enter gravity,” attorney Bob Hilliard told Fox35. “This is their responsibility, because he cannot know himself. If they say he is safe, you trust him.” Hilliard, along with attorney Ben Crump, want to know what caused the accident.


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If I don’t survive, tell mom and dad I love them

Pictures of Sampson, according to his father

in panic

There are many questions about the accident. For example, Sampson’s father, who would have been downstairs with the mother at the attraction, previously shared in an interview With “Fox35” that his son would have panicked when going up the ride. He said to his friend sitting next to him, ‘If I don’t make it, tell Mom and Dad I love them.’

Orange County, Orlando Police Department is investigating the case. In a statement, ICON Park announced that it is temporarily closing the attraction, and that it is “doing everything within its power to assist in the investigation.” Other attractions in the park are still open.

Missouri-born Tyr Sampson, who was described by his attorney as “a kind, caring kid,” was at Aykon Park with the NFL team. American football was also his passion; His dream was to one day become a professional player. Part of his team was with him riding when the accident happened.

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