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12-Year-Old Boy Stuck On Ride At Knott's Soak City

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A 12-year-old boy got stuck on a ride at Knott's Soak City in Buena Park today and had to be freed by firefighters.

Orange County Fire Authority personnel responded to a call around 1:45 p.m. that a 12-year-old boy had been injured at the water park.

Crews used the jaws of life to rescue the boy, whose knee got stuck under a metal partition when he slipped, according to City News Service.

The boy was not seriously injured and was released to his father.

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Circumstances of the accident are under investigation.

There is also a Knott's Soak City in Palm Springs.