Early in the morning the Americans who examined their land in search of faults and malfunctions, drew attention to the absence of one of the four stone towers, located on the roof of the church.
Concerned residents went to the temple, where their eyes were opened shocking picture: to cover building a huge gaping hole, and debris littered the indoor bars, benches and ecclesiastical objects.
"Apparently, lightning struck the steeple tower and resulted in damage to the structure, which made a breach. All that was found in the temple was destroyed and covered with water. We can not carry out the service in such circumstances, and I do not know how long it will take to repair rooms, "- said the elder Richard Louzer.
"Right now our citizens are trying to prevent the penetration of water into the building to save the rest of the furniture from swelling. We calculated that the minimum amount needed to restore the cathedral, is 500,000 pounds (792,000 dollars)," — says the head of the local police station Richard Warwick.
Local residents have gone gossip about the unusual incident. "It was as if the church was blown up. But the other houses and barns were left intact. Only a small piece of stone fell on a bench located near my pub, but there was a small surge. We are shocked by what happened last night," — confessed host drinking establishment, located next door to the temple.
Law enforcement officials have banned curious passersby to enter the destroyed building, as most dangerous swinging wooden beams overhead, and the floor is covered with sharp pieces of broken glass.
"We will not look to the church as long as the consequences of the defeat will not be eliminated," — stated categorically Richard Warwick.