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90 sick after visiting water park

March 20, 2008 1:45:14 PM PDT
State health officials are looking into what made at least 90 people sick after they visited an indoor water park in upstate New York.Officials say they've interviewed 67 of the people who reported getting sick after visiting Six Flags Great Escape Lodge and Indoor Waterpark in Queensbury, 45 miles north of Albany.

They reported suffering gastrointestinal illness after visiting the park between Friday and Monday.

Some had to be hospitalized, but health officials say the outbreak was not serious.

Employees at the indoor park are disinfecting the pool and other areas of the complex, which includes a hotel.

Great Escape officials say they're also investigating what caused the illnesses.

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