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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 4/10/2012 02:00 (Entered as : 04/12/2012 2:00)
Reported: 4/13/2012 2:19:16 AM 02:19
Posted: 4/18/2012
Location: Bantam, CT
Shape: Other
Characteristics: There was an aura or haze around the object, The object landed
Glowing whale-sized object falls from sky into Connecticut lake, motorist says. (

This following was an article published 4/12/2012 on A state trooper and a motorist reported a large object falling out of the sky in Litchfield, Conn. -- a green, glowing, whale-sized object that plunged into Litchfield Lake. State authorities said no go; they failed to locate anything mysterious. The Republican-American of Waterbury reports that a person driving in Litchfield at about 2 a.m. Tuesday reported that an object the size of a whale fell from the sky and crashed into Bantam Lake. Officials say that at about the same time, a state trooper 10 miles away in Warren called dispatchers to report that something fell out of the sky and landed near Bantam or Morris.

Morris fighters made several passes up and down the lake in a boat looking for a possible plane crash, but didn't find any debris.

Authorities called off the search, leaving the mystery unsolved.

But science may have the answer: According to the National Weather Service, there was a meteor shower that morning, reported. Perhaps the whale-sized object was simply a meteor? Read more:

((NUFORC Note: Witness elects to remain totally anonymous; provides no contact information. We have amended the date above to reflect the date of the alleged sighting. PD))