Ice chunk mysteriously falls from sky on East 36th Street in Marine Park

The family that saw it happen is keeping the block of ice in their freezer.

The family that saw it happen is keeping the block of ice in their freezer. (9/5/13)

BROOKLYN - A Marine Park family is trying to thaw out the facts of where a chunk of ice could have come from after mysteriously falling from the sky.

According to Terry, she was sitting on her porch on East 36th Street Wednesday night when a block of ice about the size of a basketball shattered on the sidewalk and street.

Terry called the police, and says she thinks it came from an airplane. Officers showed up to investigate, but didn't have any luck cracking the cold case.

The family has the ice in their freezer and says they're keeping it until someone else is interested in taking a look.

Fortunately, no one was injured.
 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Residents are concerned about the safety of items 1 The Buzz: Safety concerns in wake of 8-year-old boy's death
The victim, a man in his 20s, was 2 Man shot in head during Williamsburg drive-by shooting
Kevin Reilly, 8, died after a heavy planter 3 Vigil remembers 8-year-old killed by fallen planter box
A kid from the Bronx is one of 4 Actor from the Bronx stars in '13 Reasons Why'
In honor of National Superhero Day, News 12 5 Word on the Street: Superheroes

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE