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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 4/17/2010 00:00 (Entered as : 04/17/10 0:00)
Reported: 4/16/2010 10:36:21 PM 22:36
Posted: 5/12/2010
Location: Ocean Springs, MS
Shape: Fireball
Duration: 5 sec
Characteristics: The object left a trail, The object made a sound
looked at first like a comet

Saw a large fireball in the sky heading southwest. Was very bright with a long tail.

After a few moments, heard a loud boom, as if something had crashed a few miles away.

Other that dogs barking and birds waking up, no other sound noted.