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September 12, 2015 9:30 am

Freak Accident at Mecca Mosque Kills at Least 107, Injures Hundreds More

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Supplicating Pilgrim at Masjid Al Haram. Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Photo: Wikipedia

Supplicating Pilgrim at Masjid Al Haram. Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Photo: Wikipedia

At least 107 people were killed and 237 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.

Read full story at the Daily Mail. 

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  • zadimel

    Oh well, I guess the mullahs will also blame that on the Jews.

  • Max Genghis Cohen

    Algemeiner is too quick to attribute the origin of this event to “freak accident.” The circumstances surrounding it and the tempestuous causes give pause to consider a divine intrusion that bears a warning that Islam is transgressing.

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