Lagoon Landing – level 2
A Boeing 737 was trying to land on Chuuk Island in the Federated States of Micronesia when it had to crash-land in a Pacific lagoon. All of the crew and 40–50 passengers on-board survived.
One survivor said that the flight attendants panicked and started yelling. On the other hand, the help of the locals impressed him, as they immediately started coming out on boats to help them.
He escaped with only a grazed forehead, but he said that some people were injured severely.
Difficult words: impressed (feel respect for, admire), grazed (scratched), severely (badly).
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
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