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|National UFO Reporting Center Sighting Report|
|Occurred : 10/15/1973 16:00 (Entered as : 10/15/73 16:00)
Reported: 3/22/2006 2:28:56 PM 14:28
Location: Collierville, TN
Duration: 5 minutes
Characteristics: There were lights on the object
|Group of about 20 sees UFO on clear day for about 5 minutes in 1973 in SW TENN.
While driving one afternoon with two friends ,going west on US72 HWY, we saw a line of cars parked on the roadside and all the drivers standing and looking at an object about 1mile away hovering over a stand of trees.
We stopped to watch also and saw a disk shaped object moving very slowly at a height of roughly 500ft. about 1 mile away. It had flashing white lights, was silent and after moving back and forth over the trees and feild shot off at a vertical angle at an unbelieveable speed. Everyone was dumbfounded and quitely got back into their cars and left.
((NUFORC Note: Witness indicates that the date of the event is approximate. PD))