A powerful column of water and soil drenched tourists on the beach in Sochi

On the Sochi beach from under the ground began to beat the post drinking water.

As reported by RIA “Novosti” with reference to press-service of administration of Sochi, the incident occurred on Chkalovsky beach. From the ground began to beat a powerful pillar of water, which washed into the sea, one of the sun loungers and splashed vacationers.

Eyewitnesses reported that sea water mixes with water from “the spring” has acquired a dark hue. In this regard, many initially adopted erupting streams of water over the contents of sanitary sewers.

However, the Sochi city administration explained that it was just the release of drinking water. The cause of the incident was an accident on the main water line with diameter of 800 millimeters, which occurred on the Miodowa street. “This resulted in the flushing of impurities of soil and earth from the walls of the rain collector, which gave the corresponding color flow”, — said the city authorities.

Officials also added that the water on which the accident occurred, serves “Sochivodokanal”. This company has several times allowed such an emergency, have noted in administration.

However, this release of water, according to the municipality, does not pose a threat to the environment. This is shown by examination.

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