How Did This Flooded Subway Not Electrocute Anyone?Raphael Orlove7/16/13 9:43amFiled to: SubwaysFloodingInfrastructureTrainlopnikBelarus83EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink Heavy rains absolutely flooded Minsk three days ago. At 2:00 in this video, you see the subway running in the flood, too. So how did nobody get electrocuted? Advertisement If you can get killed peeing on the third rail, how come standing in flood waters connected to a third rail doesn't get you? Amateur scientists and electricity aficionados, please weigh in.