Earlier this evening a water main break in Kennington, a district of central London, resulted in raw sewage pouring into the streets.
Firefighters came in to evacuate residents, as they tried to figure out how to stop the flooding.
Doing what any good live-tweeter does during a big event, he started a hashtag. #LondonPoo
More firefighters were called into the area as they worked to set up barricades.
Barricades that would save this brave journalist from being trapped by the #LondonPoo
About an hour after the live-tweets started, local media began to cover to flooding.
The rescue effort began as firefighters escorted residents through "the brown stuff."
She was so happy to be rescued.
Unfortunately, Mr. "Lee" wasn't so lucky.
But at the end of the day...These guys are the real heroes. Well done.
Austin Hunt is a curation editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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