Updated 09/17/2021 18:15
An out-of-control group violently collided
with a pizzeria
located right in front of a hospital in the municipality of San Miguel, in the northwestern area of Greater Buenos Aires.
The accident happened
around 2 p.m. on Thursday
, September 16, just ten blocks from the district's commercial center.
And despite the violence of the impact, there were no serious victims.
It happened at the intersection
of Intendente Juan Irigoin street with Presidente Juan D. Perón avenue
, one of the main arteries of the Party, which passes through the door of the Larcade hospital.
always busy and busy place
, where the historic local municipal health center is located,
unit 49 of line 341
crossed Irigoin towards Gaspar Campos Avenue (to turn into Sarmiento Street) when, suddenly and quickly, the huge vehicle began to show some
anomalies in the gait
Thus ended the inmate of line 341, which struck one of the columns of the premises.
The moment was recorded by one of the many security cameras that are mounted in that nerve center of the municipality.
In the images it can be seen that
the group makes a kind of 'jolt'
when it is about to finish crossing Perón Avenue.
After that strange movement, he
crosses hands and collides head-on
against the facilities of a traditional and renowned pizzeria in San Miguel.
The group would have suffered a mechanical damage.
Traffic was cut off for several hours.
The crash occurred
against one of the columns of the
gastronomic establishment, a few meters from the main entrance.
Although it is still a matter of investigation, the main theory supported by the testimonies of witnesses is that
the group would have suffered a mechanical damage
to the wheels, a situation that caused the inconvenience.
The postcards of the inmate with
part of his structure inside the huge commercial premises
were quickly viralized on social networks by the neighbors.
"We are fine, a little shocked"
"At that time, I
was eating with my wife right at a table where
. And there was another lady too, having tea. We're fine, just a little shocked. We see the photos and we can't believe we were there. sitting there ", described Sebastián in the networks.
Despite the terrible crash, thanks to the fact that
neither inside the 341 line unit nor in the premises were large numbers of people
, there were only some minor injuries and material damage.
The interior of the traditional pizzeria of San Miguel, next to the Larcade hospital.
Those who suffered injuries were immediately treated at the guardhouse at the Larcade, right in front of the scene.
"I was going with my boyfriend to the Plaza de San Miguel to get my ID. We were in the bus, which
lost control and suffered brake problems,"
said Lucía -a passenger- on Instagram
"I was in shock, with a panic attack.
I hit my shoulder against the front seat
and my whole body hurts.
My boyfriend hurt his leg and
, but we are fine," the young woman explained.
A few passengers were traveling on board the bus, which was crossed on the sidewalk.
In the incident the Police, the Firefighters and the Traffic personnel of the Commune intervened.
And the traffic was cut off for hours, in a busy place.
"We went with the personnel of the Headquarters and Detachment No. 1 in Mobiles 60, 70 and 89, together with our Collapsed Structures Rescue Brigade. We carried
out evacuation and stabilization tasks of the structure
through shoring to prevent its collapse" , they explained from the Volunteer Firefighters of General Sarmiento - San Miguel.
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