“We honestly don’t know what happened,” they added. The Verrückt waterslide drops riders almost 169 feet at 65 mph. Adventure seekers strap into a 3 person raft that slides down. Due to capacity limitations, a ride reservation system is in place. Initially when the ride began running there was an age requirement of 14-years. KCK police are investigating. State law requires a qualified inspector’s approval before resumption of an amusement ride after a serious injury. Unified Government Mayor Mark Holland issued a statement extending his thoughts and prayers to the family.