WINTER HAVEN, Fla. – The Legoland Florida theme park is being evacuated due to a bomb threat.
The park in Central Florida is located in Winter Haven, about 50 miles southwest of Orlando
Legoland tweeted out that the park and its hotel were being evacuated after the threat was discovered on their property.
The park says it made the decision for the safety and security of guests and employees.
The bomb threat was reported at 11:54 a.m. and all guests were evacuated by 12:43 a.m.
Officials say the park will remain closed the rest of the day.
A bomb threat was discovered on our property. We have evacuated the theme park & hotel for the safety and security of guests and employees.— LEGOLAND Florida (@LEGOLANDFlorida) October 13, 2016