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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 3/16/2012 20:00 (Entered as : 031612 20:00)
Reported: 3/17/2012 12:01:38 PM 12:01
Posted: 4/18/2012
Location: Ponchatoula, LA
Shape: Triangle
Duration: 15 sec
Characteristics: There were lights on the object
Driving on hwy 22 towards ponchatoula from madisonville, when approximately 7-9 lights began sporadically flashing almost in the shape of a triangle, it was above tree height but def below 800ft, I stopped in the road because I was mesmerized at what I saw, well every other car infront of me had stopped also, after a few seconds of what appeared to be hovering, it vertically lifted then floated south at a constant speed, no estimate on speed or acceleration, as it was leaving my sight the object began acending and turned south west...