As claimed in the viral message there is a shark in the streets of the Houston, Texas and can be at other places even is a false rumour.
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Believe it or not, this is a shark on the freeway in Houston, Texas.
After all it's a free way. :)
Anna M. Plestovic Just wondering whether sharks have their own lane, or have to swim in fast lane.
Viral Message Verification – Despite what you may have seen on Twitter / facebook and whatsapp, there is no proof of this viral message, still no sharks on Houston flooded freeways.
There is not a single sharks swimming in the streets of the Houston as claimed in the message
This has always become a tradition whenever Houston floods,a image of a shark swimming along side a car on the highway is being shared on social media and this is not the first time of such incident being shared and even we can’t stop people from sharing all the viral contents without verifying the message.
The image of the shark is a hoax and is circulation over the years.
The viral news has been retweeted by 87,243 and has 144,840 likes on the twitter.
Back in 2012 there was a similar message in circulation when the Hurricane Sandy was there and the same hype was created.
Again in 2015 the funny shark came again in the Houston after the floods
Just a shark swimming on the streets in Houston 😳 pic.twitter.com/PWfaZfHixw— Jake Schlager (@schlager_jake) May 30, 2015
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