Lifeguard, guest pull park visitor from water at Carowinds - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

Lifeguard, guest pull park visitor from water at Carowinds

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A lifeguard at Carowinds rescued an adult guest from the water Thursday afternoon around 3 p.m.

Treatment was administered by the lifeguard and a bystander who was also a doctor, the park said in a statement. 

The guest was taken to First Aid, conscious and alert, and then transported to an area hospital for further evaluation.

The theme park is staffed with trained lifeguards and EMTs for emergencies, the park said in its statement.

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