|Occurred : 2/8/2007 16:45 (Entered as : 02/08/07 16:45)
Reported: 2/9/2007 11:38:50 AM 11:38
Location: Roselle, IL
|Box shaped cylinder moves siletly over suburbs of Chicago
I was traveling in my car eastbound on Lake Street in Roselle Il. It was still light out.
I saw in the sky to the east, about 300 feet in the air a square shaped cylinder. It could best be described as a giant box kite. It was dark tan-brownish in color.
At first I thought it was an advertising banner the kind that fly over sporting events. There was no airplane pulling this thing.
It was about 100-150 feet long and about 30-40 feet high and wide. It left no smoke or vapor in its wake. If there had been an airplane pulling it then I would have heard an engine.
This object made no sound.It seemed to be covered in a cloth because the outside of the object looked like it flutered in the wind.