Five people dead after being electrocuted at water park in Turkey

FIVE people have been electrocuted at a water park in northwest Turkey, including two teenagers and a 12-year-old, according to local media.

The three youngsters were caught up in an electrical current in the pool in the town of Akyazi in Sakarya province, the state-run Anadolu Agency reported on Friday.

The park’s 58-year-old manager and his son 30-year-old son were killed when they jumped into the pool to try to save the flailing children, according to the private Dogan news agency.

Employees at the water park, 150km east of Istanbul, later cut power at the resort…

Source: Five people dead after being electrocuted at water park in Turkey | Perth Now