Mecca crane collapse.
A terrible tragedy occurred in the city of Mecca ,when a crane crashed through the roof of the Grand Mosque of Mecca killing as many as 84 and over 184 injured!
Pictures of many bloodied bodies littered across the floor of the Grand Mosque of Mecca were seen in many news media reports.
The crane crashed through the Grand Mosque of Mecca at about 6.30pm on friday
evening,during the prayer session.
Grand Mosque Mecca crane collapse.
The Grand Mosque, or Great Mosque of Mecca, is the biggest mosque in the world and surrounds Islam's holiest place, the Kaaba, in the city of Mecca.
The mosque is usually at its most crowded on Fridays as it is the Muslim weekly day of prayer, when Muslims face in the direction of the Kaaba while performing their obligatory daily prayers.
Authorities believe it may not be unconnected with the severe storms and lightening which struck the crane moments before it came crashing through the building .
Se more pictures of the terrible scenes when a crane crashed through the Grand Mosque of Mecca.Out of respect for the dead,no bloodied bodies are shown here.