Argument over beach towel sparks 40 person water park fight

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CALIFORNIA (CNN) – A California water park called “Raging Waters” lived up to its name on Sunday.

Police shut the Sacramento park down after a fight over a beach towel turned in a massive brawl.

One man was beaten within an inch of his life. He’s hospitalized in intensive care.

Some 40 people were involved in the incident.

It started when two women argued over who took someone’s beach towel.

No arrests have been made yet, but everyone involved was identified and photographed.

Criminal charges could be filed.

Police say alcohol contributed to the fight.

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(This story was originally published on August 26, 2019)

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