Such heartbreaking and tragic news this morning. A man jumped to his death at Disneyland. Here is what we know.
Trigger warning: this article is about a man who presumably committed suicide at Disneyland. If you or someone you know is struggling with suicidal thoughts, please talk to someone call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 988 or 1-800-273-8255.
Around 9:00 pm local time on Saturday, December 3, a man jumped to his death from a parking structure at Disneyland. Police say he was in his 50s.
Disneyland Guests report services were disrupted as police were at the scene. Disney shut down the trams that transport Guests from the park to the parking lot. It is unclear if any other services or amenities closed after the incident.
A man in his 50s jumped from a parking structure at Disneyland on December 3. Emergency services and the coroner’s office responded to the incident.
Police also report that the Orange County coroner’s office responded to the scene. This leads us to believe the man was dead when emergency services arrived and was not transported to the hospital.
At this time, Disneyland officials have not responded to the incident or provided any additional information. We are praying for this man’s family and friends as they deal with this tragic death of their loved one.
We are also thinking of those who may have witnessed the incident as they navigate this experience during their day at Disneyland.
If you or someone you know is struggling with suicidal thoughts, please talk to someone call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 988 or 1-800-273-8255.
Let’s all use this incident as a reminder to be kind in our words, especially on public forums. Please share your condolences in the comments below and on Facebook.