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Occurred : 12/4/2011 20:00 (Entered as : 12/04/11 20:00)
Reported: 12/4/2011 8:35:26 PM 20:35
Posted: 12/12/2011
Location: Greenville, NC
Shape: Light
Duration:8 seconds
December 04th, 2011 Driving along the highway back to my house with my roommate, we both noticed a flying circular bright light.

First we thought quietly to ourselves, because we thought it was an airplane.

However we realized it was falling at a very controlled rapid speed on a diagonal straight-line decline of a 45-degree angle for 5 to 6 seconds.

I was driving and slowed to witness it and thought secondly to myself, could it have been a shooting star? But having witnessed many shooting stars from my permanent home it wouldn’t have been visible for that long when I was slowing down the car to watch this super bright white object descend.

Afterward it straightened out horizontally for a second or two and then disappeared completely. No more abnormally bright sphere present in the night sky.

My roommate exclaims to me, "Did you see that!" I reply, "Yes, we just saw a UFO!"


((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides no contact information. PD))