A very rare event was experienced in Lieto, Finland on Wednesday.
An exploding meteorite caused cracks in the foundation of a house in the area. The police was alerted to the explosion.
Police says in a statement that the immediate area has no construction sites or anything similar that might have caused the explosion. The local residents say they heard a violent explosion, causing the windows to rattle.
Astronomical Association URSA say there are observations of a fireball in the sky in Southwest Finland in the afternoon May 8th. There are around 250 eyewitness reports of the fireball.
URSA's representative stated that the explosion was likely caused by the fact that the meteorite had reached the earth's atmosphere.
Now URSA is saying the explosion was not likely the cause of the damage to the house.