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Meteor leaves path of damage in Russia

Published On: Feb 15 2013 07:28:24 AM CST   Updated On: Feb 15 2013 10:55:02 AM CST

A meteor streaked through the skies above Russia's Urals region Friday morning, before exploding with a flash and boom that shattered glass in buildings and left hundreds of people hurt.

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The trail of a falling object is seen above the Urals city of Chelyabinsk, in this view from a residential apartment Feb. 15, 2013.

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