A Huge aquarium bursts in Berlin on Friday

In that Building there is a hotel, cafes and chocolate store, which were damaged.

As 1 million liters of water poured from the aquarium shortly before 6 am.

Berlin’s fire service said two people were slightly injured.

Union Investment Real Estate, said in a statement that the reasons for the incident were “still unclear.”

Mayor Franziska Giffey said the early morning timing had prevented far more injuries.

We would have had terrible human damage once more people were awake in the hotel and the surrounding area.

The website of the AquaDom described it as the biggest cylindrical tank in the world at 25 meters tall.

Nearly all of the 1,500 fish that were inside at the time of the rupture died.

The government confirmed via Twitter, a few fish at the bottom of the tank could still be saved.