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Sighting Report
Occurred : 8/8/2000 22:15 (Entered as : 8/8/00 10:15pm)
Reported: 8/9/2000 08:22
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Canton, NY
Shape: Disk
it was following on the left side

it looked like two airplanes at first they were blinking then the closer it came we could could see how much bigger it got and clear it got it . it was tilted the first time we saw it then it disapeared and then it came back and it was straight up and down and you could see orange lights all around it and it got very close to us we could make out the shape, color,could tell it was matal.

((NUFORC Note: No other reports from this area of NY on this night. It is not clear whether these young students were on foot, or in a vehicle, at the time of the alleged sighting. A similar report from Minnesota approximately 1 hour later. PD))