Have you ever dug a sand tunnel at the beach?
I've grown up going to the beach on the east coast and I used to build sand castles and bury people, but I don't ever remember digging a sand tunnel. Now that seems to be the popular thing to do and people are getting hurt. This article was from a couple weeks ago:
This article was from today:
(This story is even more sad when you add in the fact the fire truck hit an innocent bystander and his child - AND the driver of the fire truck was on his last shift....before retirement.)
Since I've never tried to dig one, I guess I am confused as to how these people didn't think that the sand wouldn't collapse on them.