|Occurred : 11/8/2012 22:45 (Entered as : 11/08/12 22:45)
Reported: 11/9/2012 11:10:11 AM 11:10
Location: Springfield, OH
|Large oval fireball seen traveling rapidly out of sky and hits ground in cornfield.
Sighting date: 11/08/2012 10:45pm Sighting location: Springifeld, Ohio Large oval fireball reported being seen traveling rapidly towards ground at angular motion on Rural State Route 4 North just south of mile marker 21. Subject did not see fireball land however came upon fireball in corn field approximately ½ mile from sky sighting. Subject stated that it was approximately the size of an ATV and sat burning or glowing. He stated that he pulled over to observe and his vehicle stalled. When vehicle was able to be started the lights would not work and he drove away hurriedly fearful due to having his infant son in vehicle. Lights began working as he was driving away. Upon viewing of the sighting site the next morning by myself nothing was apparent. However the local authorities were called after the sighting to investigate.