Watch a big meteor hit Russia

By Natalia Shurmina and Andrey Kuzmin

Reuters1:23 p.m. CST, February 15, 2013

CHELYABINSK, Russia— A meteor streaked across the sky and exploded over central Russia on Friday, raining fireballs over a wide area and causing a shock wave that smashed windows, damaged buildings and injured more than 1,000 people.
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Tags: Meteor, Russia

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