Water cannon shot killed one and injured three on PSV ASTRO TAMOIO, Brazil
An uncontrolled shot from a water cannon hit four crew of a brand new offshore supply tug ASTRO TAMOIO on Sep 10, vessel was undergoing trials in Guanabara Bay near Governador Island, Rio de Janeiro. One of the crew, 23-year old female officer, died, three other were hospitalized. Water cannon at the time of water shot was pointed not outside, but inside. Navy launched an investigation, because according to regulations, water cannon tests are to be run under Navy supervision. ASTRO TAMOIO is presently anchored off Governador Island.