TODAY   |  January 22, 2014

Repairs start on towering Rio statue

One of the world’s most famous, man-made landmarks, the Christ the Redeemer statue, is getting a makeover after lightning damaged its head and right hand. The Brazilian monument draws two million visitors a year.

Share This:

This content comes from Closed Captioning that was broadcast along with this program.

>>> repair work has started on one of the most famous manmade landmarks. lighting damage, the head and right hand of leo's christ redeemer statue, the brazilian monument draws 2 million visitors a year and will remain open during those repairs.