Archive for April 23rd, 2013

April 23rd, 2013

Meteorite Strikes Home

by Christopher O'Brien

By LeAnne Gendrea, Ryan Hanrahan, and Amanda Raus | NBC Connecticut

Jeevan Vittal, Fox CT / April 23, 2013

Copper residue shows where the Meteorite struck a copper pipe. Jeevan Vittal, Fox CT / April 23, 2013

Larry Beck, of Williams Court, called police at 10:20 a.m. on Saturday and said a rock crashed through the roof of his house on Friday night and damaged the roof and copper piping, and cracked the ceiling in his kitchen.

That was around the time that people from several towns along the shoreline called police and reported a loud boom that rattled windows. Beck told police that he’d heard a loud crash and thought that a joist or rafter had broken.

Media descend on Williams Ct.

Media descend on Williams Ct.

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