And rumor that they were hiding oro under the pavement in a street in the municipality of Zaragoza, Colombia, caused the whole town to move and be expectant for the discovery. However, despite they broke the whole street, they did not find the precious metal.
The version began to circulate in the city that the workers who were carrying out conditioning work on the aqueduct and sewage system on a street in a downtown area were actually “removing earth without being very clear about the objective of the intervention.”
That alone was enough for the rumor to become an unstoppable snowball and reach all the neighbors.
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In this way, they went with picks and shovels to try their luck and see if they found anything of value. But so far they have not visualized any gold under the pavement.
What they did manage was to destroy the entire street and now the municipality hopes that this “gold rush” will pass so they can go back to work and fix the mess.
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