'Mythbusters' Misfire: Cannonball Crashes Through House, Into Van as Experiment Goes Awry

'Mythbusters' Misfire: Cannonball Crashes Through House, Into Van as Experiment Goes Awry

December 7, 2011 Updated Dec 7, 2011 at 2:55 PM EDT

According to the San Francisco Chronicle, a stunt done by the crew from the television show "Mythbusters" went awry on Tuesday when  a homemade cannon missed its intended target at a bomb disposal range, sending a cannonball into a neighborhood 700 yards away in Dublin, Calif.

The cannonball crashed through one home, hit another and came to rest after slamming into a minivan, according to the Chronicle story. Nobody was injured, according to the report.

Read the San Francisco Chronicle story HERE.




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