A man and a woman have been arrested after a five-year-old boy died following a tragic incident at a beauty spot.Emergency services rushed to Bosworth Water Park in Market Bosworth, Warwickshire, at around 3.50pm on Saturday. The youngster was taken to Coventry’s University Hospital but died from his injuries a short while later.
Families flocked to the park during the hottest week of the year to enjoy boating and fishing lakes, as well as a beach area, camping facilities and a play area.
Bosworth Water Trust, which runs the popular park, posted a message on its Facebook page, saying: “From all of the staff at Bosworth Water Park we would like to pass on our deepest sympathies to everyone effected by this tragic loss of life.”
Leicestershire Police have confirmed that a man and woman have been arrested in connection with the incident and are currently in police custody. They asked that anyone who recorded any video footage at the park yesterday to come forward.