New attraction at Hurricane Bay reaches construction milestone - wave3.com-Louisville News, Weather & Sports

New attraction at Hurricane Bay reaches construction milestone

Crews prepare to lift the final piece of tower into place Crews prepare to lift the final piece of tower into place
The final piece of tower being lifted into place The final piece of tower being lifted into place

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The final section of the tower for the nation's tallest body slide was lifted into place on Saturday.

Deep Water Dive at Kentucky Kingdom's Hurricane Bay is one of more than 20 new attractions coming to Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay in 2014.

The slide features a 70 degree drop of more than 120 feet.

The park is set to open on May 24.

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