Saturday, March 3, 2012

200 tonne boulder crashes into a car, destroys a house and kills a man as it hurtles down the street of a French village

This was the horrific scene after a 200 tonne boulder hurtled on to a picturesque French village, killing a motorist.

The massive rock not only turned over a car being driven by the unidentified victim, but destroyed most of a nearby house in Tenay, near Lyon.

'The accident happened at around 5.15pm on Thursday,' said a local police spokesman in the town, which is in the Rhone-Alpes region of eastern France. Read More