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Whatcom investigators find missing, broken bolts near site of Birch Bay Waterslides injury

Park status uncertain as missing inspection reports hamper investigation

Patches are visible throughout the light blue slides at Birch Bay Waterslides.
An aerial view from January of the slides at Birch Bay Waterslides shows apparent patchwork repairs to the slide's interior. A Whatcom County investigation isn't clear on whether the external structure of the slides was inspected. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Ralph Schwartz Staff Reporter
Corroded and missing bolts were found on one of the fiberglass slides at Birch Bay Waterslides after

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