FORT SMITH (KFSM) – A seven-year-old boy from Fort Smith fell ill at a water park in North Richland Hills, Texas and died, according to a news release from the city.
A representative from the city said Ayden Best walked out of a pool at the NRH20 Family Water Park on Monday (July 21) and didn’t look well. His mother said he then became unresponsive and called for medical assistance.
The boy was transferred to North Hills Hospital by ambulance, where emergency responders were not able to revive him.
The release states the boy had a pre-existing medical condition.
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