A Water Pipe Breaks and Triggers a Mini-Tsunami in Rio de Janeiro


This video features a water pipe that broke in the western area of ​​Rio de Janeiro (Campo Grande), causing a mini tsunami that destroyed homes and killed a 3 year old child.

mini tsunami in rio de janeiro july 30 3013, Tubulação da Cedae se rompeu na Estrada do Mendanha em Campo Grande na Zona Oeste do Rio de Janeiro

According to TV Globo news , a cascade of water gushing from the broken pipe destructed cars, garbage and some precarious houses like a mini tsunami. A 3 year old girl died and seven firefighters were wounded. The water and the power were turned off in the neighborhood.



Hopefully, it’s not sewage water! Can you imagine the smell?

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