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Human body parts fall from sky over Saudi Arabia

- The Washington Times - Sunday, January 5, 2014

Human body parts fell from the sky in western Saudi Arabia on Sunday that could belong to someone trapped in an airplane's wheel bay, police said.

"Police received a telephone call at 2:30 a.m. from a witness reporting the fall of human remains at an intersection in Mushrefa neighborhood" in the Red Sea city of Jeddah, spokesman Nawaf bin Naser al-Bouq said in a statement, the Agence France-Press reported.

In a desperate attempt to flee the country, some people climb inside the bays holding the landing gear of planes, AFP said. Rarely, some survive despite the freezing temperatures they incur at high altitudes.

An investigation into is ongoing, the report said.

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