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Occurred : 11/16/1999 18:20 (Entered as : 11/16/99 18:20 p.m)
Reported: 11/17/1999 12:33
Posted: 3/11/2003
Location: Taylorville, IL
Shape: Light
Duration:30 seconds
A bright burning light or fireball traveling North to South, that gradually disappeared.

I and my 3 daughters witnessed a bright light that appeared to burn as it entered the atmosphere. It descended gradually, running North to South, as it descended it seemed to get dimmer as it neared the surface. It seemed to burn out and break up into a trail of 3 small dot that then disappeared.