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Apple’s Iconic New York City "Cube" Store Shattered During Snowstorm

The 32-foot-tall sheet of glass was apparently broken Tuesday by a snow blower.

Posted on January 22, 2014, at 1:41 a.m. ET

Apple's flagship Fifth Avenue store in New York is encased in a beautiful 32-foot-tall glass cube near Central Park.

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On Tuesday, as a powerful snowstorm pounded the city, one of the massive glass panels shattered.

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Several photos of the broken glass were posted on Instagram.

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An Apple representative told BuzzFeed the glass apparently shattered when a snowblower hit the structure during the afternoon.

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Fixing the glass won't be cheap. According to 9to5Mac, each panel may cost as much as $445,000.

Sooo.. a snowblower smashed into the Apple Store today. Lol.

Christina@christinagignac

Sooo.. a snowblower smashed into the Apple Store today. Lol.

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Despite the shattered cube, the representative said the store will remain open.

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h/t: 9to5Mac

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