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Occurred : 7/27/2009 21:30 (Entered as : 7/27/09 21:30)
Reported: 7/30/2009 11:58:20 AM 11:58
Posted: 8/5/2009
Location: Alton, IL
Shape: Triangle
Duration:30 min
huge triangle shaped object with 3 extremely bright lights on bottom

We saw a very,very bright ligh in the sky and didn't think too much of it,thought maybe a star or light on top of a tower or bldg,etc..as we drove another 15 min we the light got brighter and we were getting closer,realized it was not a light or star.It was hovering over the Clark bridge but high up.All of a sudden a Blue light on the left and a red light on the right faintly started blinking and the craft started moving.As itwas getting closer we could see that there were actually 3 bright white lights underneath in the shape of a triangle, as it went over us (we pulled over as did another car)you could see a huge,solid triangle shape (football field or bigger)The 3 bright lights on bottom suddenly went off and it kept going,abslolutly no noise, after several minutes the 3 bright lights came back on and it kept going but seemed to be getting higher in the sky as it went.