NASA: 6-ton satellite falls, hits Earth

NASA: 6-ton satellite falls, hits Earth

September 24th, 2011 by Associated Press in Local - Breaking News

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - A six-ton satellite fell and hit earth early Saturday.

The satellite, which was the biggest spacecraft to fall uncontrolled in 32 years, had been expected to fall for the past week.

Damage caused by the satellite are unknown at this time.