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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 10/13/1996 15:00 (Entered as : 10/13/96 3:00)
Reported: 8/14/2002 1:03:10 AM 01:03
Posted: 8/16/2002
Location: Astoria (Outside of), OR
Shape: Circle
Duration: 30 seconds
Characteristics: There was an aura or haze around the object, The object landed
large metallic object crashed in woods in astoria oregon.

My friend and I were out riding mini bikes. we saw a large metallic obeject that was round and seemed to be crashing. It could have been landing, but it would have been a hard landing.

My father also saw it and he was over 1 mile away.

It landed above the Lewis and clark school in the woods.

((NUFORC Note: We will request that the father submit a report, as well, detailing what his recollection of the incident might be. We assume a daytime sighting, so we have amended the time of the alleged incident. PD))