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500 HURT, 34 HOSPITALIZED AMID BOMB-LIKE DAMAGE
(NEWSER) – A meteor that shattered over Chelyabinsk, Russia, today injured some 500 people, with 34 hospitalized, the AP reports. The 10-ton meteor was traveling at least 33,000mph when it entered the atmosphere, experts say. The explosion occurred between 18 and 32 miles from ground level… More »
THE RT REPORTS 900 INJURED…GO HERE TO WATCH VIDEO…QUITE IMPRESSEIVE…
Meteorite hits Russian Urals: Fireball explosion wreaks havoc, over 900 injured (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
Residents across the Urals region were informed about the incident through a cellphone text message from the regional Emergency Ministry.
Many locals reported that the explosion rattled their houses and smashed windows. “This explosion, my ears popped, windows were smashed… phone doesn’t work,” Evgeniya Gabun wrote on Twitter.
“My window smashed, I am all shaking! Everybody says that a plane crashed,” Twitter user Katya Grechannikova reported.
“My windows were not smashed, but I first thought that my house is being dismantled, then I thought it was a UFO, and my eventual thought was an earthquake,” Bukreeva Olga wrote on Twitter.
Photo from Twitter.com user @znak_com
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