A pipe broke in Koprivnička Street in Zagreb, where work has been going on for several days. The incident resulted in a significant amount of water reaching a height of up to 5 meters and falling on a nearby house, causing damage to the roof, windows, and facade. A reader reported the details of the incident, speculating that the pipe may have been for temporary water supply while work on the pipes was in progress.
According to the Zagreb police, the water leak originated from a hydrant, and the Waterworks workers have been notified of the situation. Unofficially, it is believed that the pipe burst during construction works.
The incident highlights the potential risks and consequences associated with construction and infrastructure projects. It also underscores the importance of effective maintenance and oversight to prevent such incidents from occurring in the future. Additionally, it serves as a reminder of the impact that such events can have on nearby properties and individuals.