NUFORC Home Page
Web Report Indexes : by Event Date | by Location | by Shape | by Posting Date

National UFO Reporting Center
Sighting Report
Occurred : 1/13/2001 18:01 (Entered as : 13/01/01 18:01)
Reported: 1/14/2001 11:08
Posted: 3/4/2003
Location: Sheffield (UK/England),
Shape: Fireball
Duration:2 seconds
18:01 13/01/01 ORANGE FIREBALL PLUNGED DIRECTLY TO EARTH N.EAST ROTHER VALLEY PARK, AIRCRAFT NEARBY BUT MOVING AWAY SHEFFIELD ENGLAND.

ORANGE FIREBALL PLUNGED DIRECTLY TO EARTH TOWARDS NORTH EAST OF SHEFFIELD INDIRECTION AROUND ROTHER VALLEY PARK - NO IMPACT FLASH OR SOUND. PLANE PASSING CLOSE BY BUT MOVING AWAY AND AT LOWER ALTITUDE. REPORTED TO LOCAL POLICE WHO SAID NO OTHER REPORTS RECEIVED. I AM AN IT HELPDESK OPERATOR AT SOUTH YORKSHIRE PASSENGER TRANSPORT EXECUTIVE.