Slide collapse sends 6 children to hospitals

Six children from Algonquin Lakes Elementary School suffered very minor injuries Thursday when a giant inflatable slide collapsed at their school.

Credit: Grayson Keefe

Credit: Grayson Keefe

Weather forced today’s scheduled field day indoors,  along with the 15-foot-high slide and inflatable “bounce house.”  It is unclear if the injured were on the slide or near the slide as it toppled.

The slide was provided by a private vendor.  The cause of the accident is under investigation.

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