December 10, 2018

Video: Aquarium containing sharks, turtles explodes

Shoppers in Shanghai, China had a close encounter with sharks on Tuesday after an aquarium exploded, injuring at least 15 people.

16 hurt in China aquarium burstSecurity cameras capture the moment a giant aquarium shatters at a Shanghai shopping mall. Paul Chapman reports.

The Orient Shopping Centre had an aquarium installed two years ago that held three lemon sharks, turtles and small fish. Visitors were given a closer look than they probably wanted when the glass suddenly broke, sending a wave of water, glass and sea creatures barreling into the mall.

Reports vary, saying the incident