|Occurred : 8/26/2013 00:50 (Entered as : 08/26/13 0:50)
Reported: 8/25/2013 11:52:28 PM 23:52
Location: Winchester, KS
|This bright white light was traveling at a very high rate of speed, before falling into the horizon.
At 12:50 a.m. on 8/26/13, west of Winchester, KS on the Leavenworth/Jefferson County line I saw a bright rectangle fly from southeast to southwest. It was the size of the moon, but the shape of a stovepipe, and it was up in the air.
I observed this for approximately 8 seconds. It caught my eye while traveling from the south, I stood up, and witnessed it fly to the Northwest. It dimmed from a moon sized, stovepipe shape, into a small orange ball.
4 minutes later I heard a boom. There were no cars out in the country at the time. All the dogs in the distance started barking at the noise. I drove up the Leavenworth/Jefferson County Kansas line to see if something could have crashed. I couldn't see anything. There was no traffic, and no cb radio traffic as well.