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Mysterious metal bar falls from the sky, crashes into Seattle home

Mysterious metal bar falls from the sky, crashes into Seattle home
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SEATTLE -- A South Park family got an unwelcome surprise on Sunday when a metal bar mysteriously fell from the sky and crashed into their home.

The family called police on Tuesday to report the oddity, and when police arrived at their South Director Street home they found a three-pound bar and an eight-inch by six-inch hole in the roof and ceiling.

Police called the Federal Aviation Administration, but the agency announced Thursday the object did not come from an aircraft. It's still unclear how the object came to land on the home.

It does not appear that anyone was injured.
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