|Occurred : 8/2/2013 01:30 (Entered as : 08/02/2013 1:30)
Reported: 8/2/2013 12:16:30 AM 00:16
Location: Orlando, FL
|Four Fireballs in Formation over Orlando
I live 3 miles NW of where the Turnpike and I-4 meet. As I was driving South around 1:30am this morning I noticed an orange/red fireball in the sky towards where the Turnpike and I-4 meet. It was circular, almost oval in shape and was traveling North.
At first I thought it was a plane but it slowed down and looked like it was on fire. I called my roommate who was at home to look outside as I had just left. Then I noticed another one in the distance.
As I drove a few more feet, I saw two more. I wanted to take a picture but was not able to. I turned West, and as I looked behind I could see they were in a perfect square formation, hovering without movement.
When I returned ten minutes later, they were no longer there. Upon my return, I did see a helicopter flying in almost the same path as the fireballs. However, the sheriff helicopters fly around my area at least 4 times a week due to crime rate.