'Batman' crashes into Scottish roof

July 7, 2011 at 4:00 AM
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KINGUSSIE, Scotland, July 7 (UPI) -- A stuntman shooting a scene for the latest "Batman" film crashed through the roof of a Scottish dormitory while dressed as the masked vigilante.

Locals said the stuntman was filming a parachute scene for Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight Rises" at about 8 p.m. Tuesday when he strayed off course and became wedged in the roof of the children's sleeping quarters at the Lagganlia Outdoor Activity Center in Kingussie, The Daily Record in Scotland reported Wednesday.

Witnesses said they helped pull the stuntman, who was dressed as Batman, from the roof, The Sun reported.

The witnesses said the man did not appear to be injured.

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