Mpigapicha wa kituo cha televisheni cha Band TV amelipuliwa wakati wa maandamano ya wananchi jirani na jiji la Rio de Janeiro nchini Brazil kupinga ongezeko la nauli za mabasi.
Santiago Andrade (49) alilipuliwa kichwani, angalia picha chini zinazoonesha tukio hilo la kusikitisha.
Kijana huyo amefanyiwa operesheni ya ubongo, na sasa madaktari wamesema ubongo wake umekufa.
Soma hapo chini
A Brazilian cameraman covering riots over bus far increases has been left braindead after being hit by an explosive device.
Santiago Andrade, 49, was filming the bloody confrontation near Rio de Janeiro's central station for the Band TV channel when he was hit by the projectile, thought to have been thrown by a protester.
He was pictured bleeding from the head after the dramatic incident on Thursday, which came as protesters furious about a 10-cent hike in bus fare clashed with police.
Andrade Santiago lies bleeding on the ground after he was struck by the projectile
A photographer captured the shocking moment Mr Andrade was hit by the explosive
Mr Andrade, who is now braindead as a result, fell to the ground bleeding after he was struck
Mr Andrade was taken to hospital and underwent brain surgery, but was today declared braindead by medics, according to the BBC.
A man, who says he held the explosive but did not throw it, was arrested on Sunday. Police have said they will hold him partly responsible.