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Occurred : 7/17/2008 22:40 (Entered as : 07/17/08 22:40)
Reported: 7/17/2008 8:59:32 PM 20:59
Posted: 8/12/2008
Location: Colfax, WI
Shape: Light
Duration:30 sec
Light in night sky traveling in stright line abruptly changed direction and accelerated in an arc, disappearing in 1-2 seconds.

Observed a light traveling in a straight line north which looked like aircraft landing light. When a commercial aircraft traveling west approached the light, the light abruptly changed direction and accelerated in an upward arc and disappeared within 1-2 seconds.