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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 7/17/2005 00:41 (Entered as : 07/17/2005 0:41)
Reported: 7/18/2005 12:56:26 AM 00:56
Posted: 9/2/2005
Location: Lakewood, CA
Shape: Fireball
Duration: 2-3 minutes
Characteristics: There were lights on the object, There was an aura or haze around the object, The object emitted beams
fast-moving fireball

We witnessed a fast-moving, brightly-lit, circular type object, which appeared to be on fire. It moved in a south-east direction and seemed to be falling while emitting periodic flashes of orange light/fire on various sides. It first seemed to fall very rapidly then sped off without falling. Anyway, nothing we had ever seen before.