Douglass Park Splash Pad incident being investigated

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WAND) - Officials are investigating a safety concern at the Douglass Park Splash Pad. 

The Champaign Park District learned a brick had been left in a dumping bucket at the splash pad.

When water filled the bucket, it tipped, dumping the brick with it near a child. The child was not hurt.

The Splash Pad will remain open, but the park district is asking anyone with information about tampering to contact them directly.

They believe this was a one time, isolated incident.

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