Monster wave 1, wave watchers 0

Visitors catching the spectacle of Qiantang River's annual tidal bore got more than they bargained for on Wednesday when a wave surged past a barrier on the banks of the river in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China, leaving some spectators injured.
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Visitors catching the spectacle of Qiantang River's annual tidal bore got more than they bargained for on Wednesday when a wave surged past a barrier on the banks of the river in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China, leaving some spectators injured.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 30, 2015, with the headline 'Monster wave 1, wave watchers 0'. Print Edition | Subscribe