sábado, 24 de febrero de 2007


soportas uno asi al lado de tu casa? pa hacer una piscinita....

Noticia en ingles:

Guatemala homes swallowed by hole

The hole is said to be more than 100m (330ft) deep. Residents said they had felt the earth shaking and heard loud noises before the houses collapsed.

More than 1,000 homes were evacuated in the area. The national emergency agency said there had not been any casualties.

Officials said the sinkhole had probably been caused by a saturated sewer main.

"I was in my house and I started to hear booming and I heard the earth shaking, and then I realised the houses had collapsed [into the sinkhole]," neighbour Maria Rivas was quoted by the Associated Press as saying.

Officials had initially urged residents to stay at home on Thursday night, but later decided to move them to temporary shelters.

Three people who had officially been declared missing turned up later, national disaster co-ordinator Hugo Hernandez said.

Mayor Alvaro Arzu said the sewers were now being repaired and help was being offered to those affected.

(extraida de: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/6391117.stm)
otro link: (http://www.dagbladet.no/nyheter/2007/02/23/493090.html)

1 comentario:

Spiral The Spy dijo...

Barbaro y esa charquita....