|Occurred : 5/18/2001 20:17 (Entered as : 5/18/01 20:17)
Reported: 4/23/2008 11:35:53 AM 11:35
Location: Roanoke, VA
|orb-shaped ball of light that sat silent & still, then zoomed upward and out of sight.
Walked out of the back door of the restaurant I worked in on Valley View Blvd., which is very close to the airport. There was a small, completely silent orb shaped ball of light about 30 feet above the back parking lot. I just stood and observed for a short time, then the object slowly moved directly upward, eventually gaining velocity and moving far from my sight.
((NUFORC Note: Date may be approximate, although the witness does not indicate that fact. PD))