EXPLOSION At Rio's Maracana Stadium
Mystery is surrounding the Rio Olympic stadium after a loud explosion was heard.
Host broadcaster Channel 7 revealed that a loud explosion has been heard in the Maracana stadium on Sunday morning and a robot had been sent in to find out a suspicious package was.
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“There was definitely an explosion after the robot went in,’’ a Channel Seven spokesman said.
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“We are trying to confirm whether the explosion was the robot destroying the package or the package went off before the robot go to it.’’
More as we get it.