Posted: 26 October, 2016
Dreamworld Confirms It Will Remain Closed For The Foreseeable Future
Here's the latest update on the tragic events
Australia was shocked to hear of the Dreamworld tragedy which unfolded around 2pm yesterday afternoon. Newsreader Amy Goggins has a full update.
"Apparrently there were also two children on the ride that were thrown to safety and these four adults have tragically lost their lives." Amy Goggins explained to Rove and Sam.
The Australian public are still reeling after the news of the tragedy, as the ride in which it took place is known to be one of the more tame rides of the park.
"It is explained on the website as moderately thrilling." Amy explained. "Dreamworld will remain closed for the foreseeable future."
Sadly, the daughter of one of the victims witnessed the ride fatally malfunction. "She just kept screaming 'Where's Mummy? Where's Mummy?" Witness Claire Wooley said.
The mother of two of the victims released the following statement to the media:
“My family have been completely wiped out, I have three children and two of them are now gone. My eight-month-old granddaughter is never going to know her mother and that truly breaks my heart."
Hear Amy's full report in the video.