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Occurred : 7/20/1967 09:00 (Entered as : 07/20/1967 9:00)
Reported: 1/8/2004 6:10:55 PM 18:10
Posted: 1/17/2004
Location: West Lake, ME
Shape: Circle
Duration:4-5 SECONDS
I SAW A ORANGE GLOW LIGHT IN THE DEEP WOODS AT NIGHT MOVING SLOWLY AND CLOSE TO THE TREE TOPS 2 OF MY BUDDIES AT CAMP SAW IT ALSO

I WAS IN A CAMP ROAD WALKING BACK TO THE CAMP IT WAS JUST ABOUT DARK THE TREES WERE MAKING THE WOODS ALL BLACK I COULD SEE THE DIRT ROAD DIMLY AND I HAD A FELING ABOUT SOMETHING IT WAS SPOOKIE I WAS SCARED AND I WAS AWARE OF MY SUROUNDINGS I HADENT BEN BACK FROM VIET NAM VERY LONG-I LOOKED UP OVER MY HEAD WAS A BIG ORANGE GLOWING BALL OF LIGHT ALL I COULD THINK OF WAS A UFO AFTER ME IT WAS BARELY MOVING ACROSS THE TREE TOPS REALLY CLOSE TO ME I GOT SCARED AND STARTED RUNNING BACK TO CAMP WHEN I GOT INSIDE I TOLD THE OTHER GUYSYOU AINT GONA BELIVE WHAT I JUST SAW)THEY KNEW SOMETHING WAS UP BECAUSE THEY HEARD ME RUNNING UP THE ROAD THE WINDOWS WERE OPEN-AND THEN THEY SAID THEY WERE WATCHING IT ACROSS THE LAKE WITH MY FIELD GLASSES BUT THE SAID LOOKONG AT IT WITH THE GLASSES IT DIDNT APEAR ANY CLOSER AND WONDERED IF I WOULD SEE IT AS IT WAS HEADED IN MY DIRECTION THEY WASENT GONA SAY ANY THING UNTILL I TOLD THEM WHAT I JUST SAW THERE HAD TO BE OTHER PEOPLE AROUND THAT LAKE THAT SAW IT TO BUT WE NEVER HEARD OF ANYONE SAYING ANYTHING ABOUT IT--- GLOWING ROUND LIGHT WAS LIKE THE MOON COMING UP, THIS WAS BIG. AGAIN NOT A SOUND IT WAS SO SLOW AND CLOSE TO THE GROUND I WAS WATING TO HEAR A CRASHING SOUND -BUT NOTHING-IT LOOKED AS BIG AS THE ROAD WAS WIDE

((NUFORC Note: Date may be approximate, although the witness does not indicate that fact. PD))