15 June 2009, JellyBean @ 10:01 am

Gerrit Blank, a teenager on his way to school looked up to see a white-hot meteorite travelling towards him at 30,000mph. The object then struck his hand before hitting the ground with such force that it left a three-foot crater in the tarmac. And all he had to show for it was a three-inch scar on his hand!
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“A teenager was hit by a meteorite travelling at 30,000mph – and lived to tell the tale. Gerrit Blank was on his way to school when he saw a massive fireball heading straight towards him from the sky.”

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Yahoo News: Boy Hit By Meteorite Travelling At 30,000mph

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