3 interesting facts.
This happened on 911
The crane belonged to the Bin Laden family construction business.it was a freak lightning strike that took down the crane killing 63 faithful muslims
From the Daily Mail:
At least 87 people were killed and more than 180 injured when a crane crashed through the ceiling of the Grand Mosque of Mecca amid high winds and thunderstorms today.
Dramatic footage shows the moment the crane toppled in heavy rain, with another video capturing the chaos and confusion inside the building as people run for cover after the impact.
Photos posted on social media shows the polished tiled floor of the mosque covered in rubble, bodies and pools of blood, and people fleeing the area bleeding and covered in soot.
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I wonder if someone over there has guts enough to say Allah is mad at them?
Awesome timing!!! FWIW I think the heavy rain did it in when it softened the ground beneath it. The lighting was a prelude of what was to come 🙂 Weather wins again!
Or deus ex machina, whichever way you want to look at it 🙂 Id like to think its the latter in this day and age.
Could be both.
Another interesting thing… The crane fell at 17:23 local Saudi time. 10:23am New York time. First tower fell on sept 11 fell at 9:59, the second fell at 10:28am.
Does make you think.