The morning of November 8, Qingdao City downtown area inundated with water, roads take up a lot of steam, some netizens joked "outdoor sauna". Surging News (www.thepaper.CN) from the Qingdao City Administration confirmed that the event of leakage of municipal heating pipes burst, killing 6 people varying degrees of Burns, the current repair work is still in progress.
Qingdao local witness netizens published video shows, a lot of cars on the road slow passage, water has no tires half, emerged on the surface large quantities of steam. A witness at the scene told the word news, Hong Kong middle road the morning of 8th of the incident near the Pacific Department store, belonging to the bustling downtown area of Qingdao. "To see so many hot water and steam, a thought which baths the water back out, like a sauna. "Witnesses described, because of stagnant water and the hot, slow traffic and backlog, a number of passersby were burnt.
8th, Qingdao City informed the authority through the official micro-blog, November 8 about 9 o'clock in the morning, is located in the Crowne Plaza Hotel Hong Kong Middle Road, SHINAN district, Qingdao etsong opposite, Pacific Department store next to the pavement, East of Qingdao power source thermal heating pipeline company (trial run) leakage. Guangzhou a baby girl was hospitalized with severe
Reported that leaks during 6 passing foot Burns, were immediately taken to hospital, including 1 minor without serious injury left the hospital, 5 other people diagnosed with 2 degree burns, energy group has been sent to hospital for care, and contact 1 persons voluntarily left the hospital. After the incident, energy group to the scene to tissue repair, including closing the valve, remove stagnant water, road sweepers, expected completion of repair by 8th, at 20 o'clock.