Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Grandstand collapsed car racing in Brasil - watch video

500 people cheer and clap at a car race in Brazil. Then the accident happened: The grandstand collapses. 111 people are injured. A television crew filmed the accident by chance.

It happened in a matter of seconds: When a car race in the southern Brazilian state of Parana fell one Sunday a public gallery. About 500 spectators sat on the seats were torn to the ground. 111 people were injured, 22 of them seriously.

Cause of the accident were, according to the authorities probably constructional errors.