A surprising discovery was made by construction workers near Syrovice in South Moravia on Monday. While digging, they found an old unexploded bomb. Photo: Casadei Graphics // For illustration purposes.

Brno, May 15 (BD) – The bomb, about a meter long and half a meter in diameter, was dug up by workers on a construction site near Syrovice on Monday morning.

“The bomb disposal expert decided to remove the trigger mechanism before the bomb was taken to a controlled disposal facility,” police spokesman Bohumil Malášek reported.

The inhabitants of four nearby homes were evacuated, and traffic on the D52 motorway that connects Brno and Pohořelice was stopped for a short time.

After dismantling the trigger device, the bomb was safely transported to a special disposal facility.

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