1 Dead, At Least 3 Injured In Major Accident At Dreamworld Theme Park

One person has died and at least three people have been injured in an accident at Dreamworld on Queensland‘s Gold Coast, according to unconfirmed sources.

Exact details of the accident are unknown, but a guest of the park tweeted that it occurred on the BuzzSaw rollercoaster.

UPDATE: It is now looking like the accident occurred on the Thunder River Rapids Ride. Dreamworld are unable to confirm until emergency crews have finished working, but chopper footage from Channel 9 indicates this it the one.

Local reporter Jaydan Duck reports that one person was unconscious and receiving CPR after the accident, while three others were injured.

Channel 9 is reporting that the person is now deceased, and that a major operation is underway to rescue two people trapped.

Emergency crew are on the scene. We’ll continue to update this story as it unfolds.

UPDATE: Nine New Gold Coast is now reporting that four people are believed to be deceased. 

Queensland Police have confirmed that four people have been critically injured, but no deaths have yet been confirmed.

Channel 7 is reporting that witnesses saw the Thunder River Rapids Ride flip.

Photo: Channel 9.