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Occurred : 8/19/2017 15:10 (Entered as : 08/19/17 15:10)
Reported: 8/19/2017 12:55:28 PM 12:55
Posted: 8/24/2017
Location: Lanesboro, MA
Shape: Unknown
Duration:5-6 seconds
At 3:10 PM DST, I was sitting in my backyard reading, when I heard a very high pitched crackling sound (a zing-g-g-g ?) overhead. It was loud enough that my wife and sister-in-law heard it from the living room.

Within a second or two following the event, another sound came. It was similar in effect to the sound of an acorn falling and hitting a leaf, yet sharper. It dislodged several leaves which fluttered to the ground from my right to my left.

There was no breeze or wind. Everything was quiet.