A meteorite crashes through a home in Canada, barely missing a woman's head

A meteorite crashes through a home in Canada, barely missing a woman's head

Ruth Hamilton had a rude awakening earlier this month when a large meteorite plunged from space, through her roof and landed in her bed. The resident of Golden, British Columbia, woke up to the sound of a crash and her dog barking. "I've never been so scared in my life," Hamilton, 66, told the Canadian Press of the Oct. 3 incident that occurred about 11:35 p.m. "I wasn't sure what to do so I called 911 and, when I was speaking with the operator, I flipped over my pillow and saw that a rock had slipped between two pillows." "I didn't feel it," she told CTV News in Vancouver. "It never touched me. I had debris on my face from the drywall, but not a single scratch." A police officer …
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