Falling Crane Kills Dozens In Mecca's Grand Mosque
The accident comes just before Hajj, the annual holiday that attracts millions of religious pilgrims.By Kate Grumke | September 12, 2015
At least 107 people were killed and 238 injured when a crane collapsed onto the Grand Mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, according to officials.
Saudi Arabia's Civil Defense Authority said rescue teams had been sent to the scene.
The crane seems to have fallen through a roof. Social media users tweeted about a storm in the city shortly before the accident.