UPDATE: Ferry Boat Incident at Walt Disney World Deemed Suicide Attempt by Orange County Sheriff’s Office
UPDATE: According to reports by the Orlando Sentinel, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office has deemed the ferry boat incident that took place around 7:00 PM on Seven Seas Lagoon an apparent suicide attempt.
The 56-year-old woman, whose name has not been disclosed by officials, boarded the ferry boat alongside people she knew. She then intentionally jumped into the lagoon before being rescued and transported to a hospital for treatment and further evaluation.
As a result of the incident, ferry boat transportation service to the TTC and Magic Kingdom is temporarily unavailable and guests are being asked to take monorail and bus transportation back to the TTC. The guest’s condition is currently unknown.
A guest has fallen into seven seas lagoon. The ferry boat service is currently down. The female guest has been rescued (her condition is currently unknown) transportation options to get back to TTC from MK include the monorail and buses. Please be patient.