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Sighting Report
Occurred : 7/29/2001 23:42 (Entered as : 07/29/2001 11:42)
Reported: 7/29/2001 22:09
Posted: 3/21/2003
Location: Gastonia, NC
Shape: Light
Duration:5 sec
METEOR APPEARING LIGHT HEADS STRAIGHT DOWN ACCELERATING IN SPEED AS IT CHANGED SLOWLY FROM WHITE TO NEON GREEN

HIGH ABOVE THE NIGHT SKY. SAW A BRIGHT WHITE AMBER LIGHT THAT FELL AS IF IT LOST CONTROL AND HEADED Downward FOR towards GROUND SURFACE. THE LIGHT CHANGED TO A NEON GREEN AND BECAME BRIGHTER AS IT WENT STRAIGHT DOWN.

((NUFORC Note: We presume that the witness means 11.42 p.m.. We have changed the time here. PD))