Did you ever come across strange occurrences on national television?
You know, those exact moments when you witness something unforeseeable, and it ends up getting viral with the common phrase of ‘caught on camera.
Whether it’s an influencer forgetting the lyrics to a national anthem, news reporters caught off guard when they’re live, weatherman updates “gone wrong,” every day is a strange, peculiar day in the media industry.
Thankfully, we’re able to come across most of these instances over the daily live broadcasts that we watch.
Most of which leaves us amused; however, this one particular incident on live TV will leave you mortified rather than being amused.
Reporters are quite familiar with reporting live during crime scenes, or specific events that are still in the process of happening, staying confident in their daily job.
But what happens when they meet ends with an unfortunate circumstance by themselves?
While delivering a report in Sao Paolo, a woman named Bruna Macedo, A CNN reporter is mugged.
As horrific as that sounds, what’s more, alarming is the fact that the woman was in the middle of delivering live report on national television during the incident.
Cameras were able to film the rare occurrence, live as Macedo began filming an informative report on the rising water levels in Bandeiras.
What she didn’t know was that she was about to witness one of the most traumatic incidents of her life.
What Went Wrong?
Macedo and her news crew were casually reporting from the Banderias Bridge located in Sao Paulo on a cold Saturday.
The rising of the Tete River’s water levels became a new cause of concern as a result of the heavy rain.
In the live footage, we can see how Macedo begins reporting in front of the bridge, speaking to her anchor Rafael Colombo.
Approximately two minutes into reporting, Macedo encounters an odd person.