Russian Meteorite Wounds Hundreds! | Sizzlin' News | Scoop.it

The image dipicts the moment a meteorite exploded in the sky above a  Russian town. The terrifying meteorite shower left more than 950 people injured, buildings devastated and the mobile network wiped out when it hit Russia this morning.

 

No reports of fatalities thus far.

 

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Large object flashed across the sky at 9.20am local time Pictures show a streak of smoke followed by several bright blasts of flames82 of the injured are children and two are in intensive careLanded in a lake near Chebarkul, a neighbouring town 6,000 square feet of a roof at a zinc factory collapsed One local said it ‘was like a scene from the Armageddon movie’Same day as Asteroid 2012 DA14, which is due to skim Earth’s orbit tonight