Unlike Panic Attack, giant robots weren’t used in the Champlain bridge demolition, which connected New York and Vermont. Advanced Explosives Demolition used “800 pounds of explosives packed into more than 500 charges” instead. Video after the break.

Snow fell and a small group of onlookers watched as the 2,184-foot-long span between Crown Point, N.Y., and Addison, Vt., was dropped into the water and ice at the narrow south end of the lake Monday morning.

[via Huffingtonpost]