Meteorite Hits Russia

Meteorite Hits Russia

As a result of the fall of fragments of the meteorite in the Chelyabinsk region, the number of victims has increased up to 1,2 thousand people. Meteor rain over the Ural mountains took place in the morning on Friday. One of the meteorite exploded over the Chelyabinsk region. The blast wave damaged buildings in the capital region and other localities. Material damage from the fall of the meteorite exceed, according to preliminary estimates, about one billion rubles.

source:rian.ru