It only takes a few seconds to destroy some of Nature’s most stunning gifts. A group of vandalizing teenagers have just defaced a landmark that has stood since the Ice Age. Not surprisingly, people are enraged with the teens and their complete disrespect for the national monument.
The Brimham Rocks were undoubtedly one of the most amazing reminders of what Earth looked like during ancient times. The rock formation is 320 million years old and is considered a National Trust landmark. It is also one of the major tourist spots in North Yorkshire, England. Although they survived millions of years of erosion, the rocks were not strong enough against the attacks of rowdy teens.
Thousands have been astounded by the amazing balancing rock formation known as the Brimham Rocks.
Unfortunately, some teens were not impressed with the rocks that have stood for millions of years.
The vandals pushed the rocks off the crag and scratched graffiti all over the area.
The teens left their names on the rock but police have yet to find the suspects.
North Yorkshire Police explained what happened to the Brimham Rocks.
“At around 8.45pm on Friday, 1 June a group of five young people were seen pushing a rock at the top of one of the crags. This resulted in the rock falling from the crag causing damage to the crag face. The damage this has caused is irreplaceable and it is now in a potentially dangerous condition.”
The crag face has been damaged so badly that the area is currently closed off from visitors.
Police are relieved that no one was hurt when the rock formation fell from the crag.
The incident was more than just vicious vandalism. According to the North Yorkshire Police, the teens could have caused trouble to people visiting the Brimham Rocks.
“The incident has not only caused considerable damage to both the rock and the crag face, but those responsible also put themselves in danger and have created a potential hazard for other visitors to Brimham Rocks,” they said in a statement.
It may take some time before the area can be cleared for safety.
The vandalism certainly had people fuming over the teens’ reckless actions.
As of writing, no one has been arrested for the vandalism. Nevertheless, the North Yorkshire Police is continuing to investigate the incident.
Man Catches Fire After Ladder Gets Entangled In The Power Line
This is what happens when you don’t wear proper safety gear.
Dealing with electricity is a seriously dangerous thing, which is why linemen are always required to put on safety gear and have the proper equipment when out in the field. Unfortunately for one man, he didn't realize the importance of these tools and ended up losing his life in a tragic and horrific way.
A video of the shocking incident involving electricians has been making the rounds online. A group of men can be seen moving a metal ladder when one of them suddenly caught fire.
These men are believed to be working on the powerline.
6 Illustrations Showing Why Wearing All Black Is Not Always A Good Idea
Wearing all black has its pros and cons.
Black is, without a doubt, one of the top favorite colors of every male and female on this planet. It is the easiest to match with other colors; anyone can pull it off, and it’s perfect for both genders. However, wearing all black is not always a good idea. It actually has its cons that will make you reconsider wearing the matchy-matchy ensemble.
Many believed that buying black outfits is such a great idea. The goal is to mix and match the items that you purchased over the years to make it into a couple of masterpieces. Unfortunately, there are different shades of black that would make your pieces look like two colors once you step out of your house.
Black is considered the easiest color to pull off, which is why people love wearing an all-black ensemble most of the time.
Woman Does Eye Makeup While Riding Cab, Gets Eyebrow Pencil Jammed in Her Eye
This will make you think twice about doing your makeup while in transit.
Ladies doing their makeup while on their way to work is a common sight. It makes sense since doing one's makeup can consume time, so why not make the most of the commute by "putting your face on" while on transit, right? It may sound like sensible multi-tasking but if you think it, putting anything long or sharp close to your eye while in a moving vehicle is not really a good idea, is it?
This woman from Bangkok unfortunately suffered the consequences. She was doing her eyes when the taxi she was riding in crashed into the back of a pickup truck. She had the rotten luck of holding her eyebrow pencil during that exact moment, so the object stabbed her left eye.
She was lucky the pencil missed her brain.