Hospital is flooded – level 2
A US hotel’s security camera filmed the moment floodwater crashed through windows. Tables and chairs in the cafeteria were smashed, and people ran up a staircase.
Nobody was injured, but the hospital dining room was damaged a lot. The local sewer system caused the flood. The sewer system was completely filled with water, and it could not hold any more.
Difficult words: cafeteria (restaurant where you serve yourself), smash (break), sewer system (underground system of big pipes for dirty water).
You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
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