Terrifying Video Shows Dam Break in Mariana, Brazil

By Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.
November 5, 2015 Updated: November 5, 2015

A dam has reportedly broke in Mariana, Brazil, according to reports on Thursday.

Multiple fatalities have been reported after the dam was breached.

Journalist Henrique Andre broke the story on Twitter. He later gave an update, saying 16 people were killed and 45 were missing due to the breach.

Government officials called the breach a “catastrophe,” according to early reports.

Here’s another shot of the video:

Mariana is the oldest city in state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. It is located near Belo Horizonte.

Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.