Rio 2016: Emergency service forced to cut through gates of Maracana stadium

Source : 112 Ukraine

Officials lost the keys before football match; fans had to wait for over two hours, - The Independent
11:02, 5 August 2016

Two workers of Brazilian emergency ministry cut through the east gates of Maracana stadium in Rio, where the 31st Olympic Gamnes are to kick off soon, after officials lost they keys, the Independent reports.

‘Spectators were forced to queue for up to two hours before being ushered to another entrance,’ the outlet reports with reference to Twitter of BBC’s Julia Carneiro.   

National women football teams of Sweden and the South African Republic were supposed to go head-to-head at the arena. Fans had to wait for more than two hours before the guards redirected them to another gate.  

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