Meteorite fall reported at Peeremedu
Peerumedu: An object believed to be part of a meteorite fell on the ground at 35th Mile near Peerumedu on Tuesday evening half past 6. It was auto driver P V Joseph who first spotted the mysterious object buried on the ground. Immediately he informed the matter to the nearby Peruvanthanam police station who reached the place and shifted the object to the station.
The mysterious object measured 1085 gms and is 8 cms wide and 5 cm long. Experts of earth science department has requested the Collector to safeguard the object and protect the place where it had fallen. Experts from the field will visit the spot and analyse the object on Wednesday.