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Occurred : 12/1/2001 23:00 (Entered as : 12\1\01 23:00)
Reported: 12/1/2001 10:36:15 PM 22:36
Posted: 12/5/2001
Location: Big Spring, TX
Shape: Other
Duration:30 secs
bright lights stream across sky and leave a bright orange tail then slowly fade out.

I Looked up and all I saw was A big light then it started shooting across the sky then alot of other lights that were smaller lit up and followed it the objects left a bright reddish orange glow to the tail end of the objects. Then they raced across the sky for 20 to 30 seconds then disappeared. It couldn't of been meteores because the other little pieces that were there followed it all they way without falling other places and then it all slowly died out.

((NUFORC Note: We suspect the witness is describing the re-entry event that occurred at approximately 2120 hrs. (Mountain) on Saturday, December 01, 2001. Please see following URL for details: <http://science.nasa.gov/headlines/y2001/ast03dec_1.htm?list49634>. PD))