Sharks Escape Into Shanghai Mall After Tank Breaks

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By: Vibe / December 27, 2012

A freak accident left 15 people injured when a giant shark tank located at the Shanghai Orient Shopping Center in China shattered.

Visitors at the mall were shopping when fish, turtles and three lemon sharks came crashing down from the glass tank with over 33 tons of water. The sharks did survive but did not harm the mall patrons themselves. Most were hurt from the broken glass

“They are not going to build an aquarium again in the future.” a mall spokesperson said.

Watch a video news report of the incident below.