Meteorite hits segregated Bat Yam beach, catches fire

By JPOST.COM STAFF
April 24, 2010 15:43

A meteorite crashed on Saturday morning into a segregated beach in Bat Yam, catching fire but causing no casualties or damage.

Police were deployed to the scene after observant beachgoers reported that an object had fallen from the sky.

Sappers transferred the meteorite to a geological institute for further inspection.


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