They were almost 300 kg of decomposed seafood those whom a man cast into the Laguna El Plateado sector, on the way to Laguna Verde in Valparaiso.
The event was announced through a citizen's complaint, where photographs and videos show how a man arrives with the loaded truck to throw food in a full public highway.
Illegal act that raised the offense of the neighbors of the sector. Karen Cabrera, board member of the neighborhood number 137 of Laguna Verde, explained that Trash in places that are not allowed is a daily problem, both on the beach and in urban areas.
"We have had problems with the garbage issue as a whole, because most of the containers we have in the lower part are removed (…), come from all sectors to leave garbage," he said.
From the Municipality of Valparaiso, the person in charge of the Directorate for Civil Protection and Emergency, Ezio Pasadore, pointed out that such actions also obstruct the passage of vehicles.
He also recalled that in Valparaiso there are two identified places for the disposal of waste.
"People are hindering (…) the same fire trucks that must go to the forests of forest fires," he said.https://media.biobiochile.cl/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/as30marisco2.mp3
The driver was summoned to appear before the Local Police Court, risking to be fined between 50 and 100 monthly tax units (UTM), that is, from 2,417,650 to 4,835,300 USD, according to the Law on Transit.