Huge glass window crashes to the ground after falling 500ft from Moscow skyscraper

A glass window fell 47 floors after high-rise building workers lost control of it. The glass smashed into the tower as it fell and shattered into thousands of pieces. There were no reports of injuries but the building was damaged below.

 

 

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This is the heart-stopping moment a glass window fell 47 floors after high-rise building workers lost control of it. The glass smashed into the tower as it fell and shattered into thousands of pieces as it fell to the ground.

 
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There were no reports of injuries but the building was damaged below. A cable snapped as the construction workers wearing GoPro cameras were about to fix the window unit into place in the skyscraper Moscow City business district.

 
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By luck no-one was below. The glass fell from a height of about 500 ft. ‘Everyone is healthy, everyone is okay,’ said one of the workers. ‘There were no casualties. ‘Work is going on to restore parts of the building that got damaged during the accident.’

 

 

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