|Occurred : 7/5/2010 00:00 (Entered as : 07/04/2010 00:00)
Reported: 7/7/2010 2:30:25 PM 14:30
Location: Speedwell, TN
|July 4, 2010 13:00- A group of us headed out in a Pickup truck to watch fireworks on a mountain side.
22:00-23:00- Fireworks watched. Our group headed back down the mountain (2 people in cab of truck; 3 passengers in truck bed.) 24:00- We arrived onto main backroad.
1 person observed a "shooting star" that was vivdly colored. White cross/ship like shape with blue spark streams surrounded by purple colored spark streams. Altitude estimated ATMOSPHERIC. A second person saw the second half of the 3-4 second event, both coincided seeing the same colors/duration.
Approx 1-2 min later a "star" was seen expanding, exponentially( x > ^20), in a fireball like event.
Duration approx 10-15 sec,
All three passengers agree on sighting.
((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides little contact information. PD))