meteorite-urals-russia-february-2013Meteorite explosions in the skies of Russia’s Urals region has sparked panic in three major cities. Witnesses said that houses shuddered, windows were blown out and cellphones stopped working.

Witness said:

Meteor falls in Magnitogorsk, Russia. That meteor causes medium damage at Chelyabinsk. Windows, doors and window frames was smashed, the wall of nickel plant fell from the blast wave. According to unconfirmed information from military sources, the meteor was shot by local BMD (air defence forces), preventing it to destroy some Russian cities.