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National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report
Occurred : 8/3/1997 19:15 (Entered as : 08/03/97 7:15pm)
Reported: 8/15/1997 00:07
Posted: 1/28/1999
Location: St. Louis, MO
Shape: Cylinder
Duration: 2 minutes
Observed cylinder shaped object hovering 30feet or less over hwy 40 west 2 miles west of downtown. Object was dark colored, no lights, with perpendicular ridges. It was small, no more than 7 feet tall, looking almost like a probe of some type. I noticed other passengers looking at the object from their cars and slowed down as I was.