Tragedy struck yesterday evening at an unlikely place—a children’s bouncy castle.
The inflatable castle was set up out on a public square in a village outside of Quanzhou, Fujian province.Videofrom the scene shows how the castle was lifted up and flipped upside-down by heavy winds with children still inside.
In another clip, a large group of adults are seen rushing to the castle and trying to do all they can to flip it back over.
Unfortunately, they were not able to save one 8-year-old boy who was no longer breathing by the time he was rushed to the hospital.
Several other children were injured in the incident, local newssaid, as well as at least five adults. None of the injuries are reported to be life-threatening.