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Sighting Report
Occurred : 8/8/1996 03:30 (Entered as : 3or 4 a.M)
Reported: 1/3/1997 07:32
Posted: 11/20/2002
Location: Cuenca (Eof, in the high Andes Mts) (Ecuador),
Shape: Light
Duration:a few seconds
SUMMARY: In auto driving thru Cajas Nat. Pk, 10,000ft/ Suddenly extremely bright light flashed across the road just a few yards high and dissaapeared

Im a teacher of 38 yrs traveling with a Medical Dorctor same age as I (surgeon). and an Ecuaddorian Im an American . we were traveling east from Cuenca city to Guayaquill on the coast were in the middile of a very remote area hing in the Andes Mts late at night. going slowly, When a brilliant light like silver sreak flashed in fron of the car. the doctor was driving and yelled to me "did you see that"? as I to was loooking out the front wishild at the time I said hell yes. and we yelled for his con Eddie to wake up in the back seat to see, but I was gon in a "flash so to speak. It was not hgh up in the sky just a few 100 yrds or so We were both frightened, As Ive see such things before a few other tiimes I thoght I had an idea of what it was. I said little as didnot want him to think I was nuts. Ive learned to keep my mouth closed about such things. Having experienced a sighting as far back as 1960 in the mts of Idaho and also Wyoming in another year