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Occurred : 7/10/2015 23:10 (Entered as : 7/10//15 23:10)
Reported: 7/15/2015 5:11:54 PM 17:11
Posted: 7/17/2015
Location: New Bern, NC
Shape: Circle
Duration:5 seconds
Bright Light in the Sky

My son asked me pick him up from second shift. I left the house and he called my cell phone to say he wasn't ready. My husband was grouchy and sitting next to me in the car.

As I was talking to my son I felt a pang in my eyes from an extremely bright light. I looked ahead on the road to see if I needed to dim my headlights for another car but the angle was wrong so I looked up. There was a bright white circle jetting across the sky. It wasn't too close but I could tell it was large.

The light did not blink and it moved amazingly fast at a curved angle. I could not distinguish any rotation. There was no trail behind it and I didn't hear any noise. It wasn't any kind of spotlight.

I was talking to my son and I pointed to my husband urgently. I asked did you see that light but he hadn't seen me pointing because it was dark.

There was complete cloud cover over the road I was traveling. You couldn't see any stars. It was a good bit above the tree line but it had to be flying low enough to be under the cloud cover.

I looked in the local paper to see if anyone else had noticed it or written about it but I haven't heard anything. It made me so excited but also made my stomach ache.

I know I saw something AMAZING.

I was really disappointed my husband didn't see it because I would have liked to share the excitement with him...so I'm sharing it with you guys instead.


((NUFORC Note: Witness indicates that the date of the event is approximate. PD))