Infant burned on Brooklyn park equipment

Large metal dome playground equipment sits covered and blocked off after an infant was seriously burned yesterday on Pier One at the new Brooklyn Bridge

BROOKLYN - Large metal dome playground equipment sits covered and blocked off after an infant was seriously burned yesterday on Pier One at the new Brooklyn Bridge Park.

According to park officials, the domes can become superheated after sitting in the direct sun all day.

Officials say that they are evaluating new all-weather playground options for the park.

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