The information in the news report below was received from a UFO witness who has submitted prior reports.
GREEN BAY – If you saw a huge fireball light up the sky early Thursday morning, you’re not alone.
Hundreds of people across the Midwest reported seeing a “fireball event” around 6:45 a.m., according to the International Meteor Organization. The sightings came from as far away as Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri and Nebraska.
Most Wisconsin residents who reported the flaming object were concentrated in the southeast and northeast regions of the state.
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Witnesses reported the fireball lit up the sky ranging from one second to longer than seven seconds.
National Weather Service meteorologists in Green Bay said they weren’t aware of the sighting early Thursday. NWS meteorologists in Milwaukee said someone in their office saw the object, but they didn’t have any official information on it.
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This article originally appeared on Appleton Post-Crescent: A fireball lit up the sky above Wisconsin on Thursday morning. More than 100 sightings were reported across the MidwestNote to Commenters: If you are reporting a sighting, be sure to include the location (city, state, country), date and time of your sighting. Be detailed in your description. You may also use our report form to report your sighting. Comments will only be published if they are in "good taste" and not inflammatory. Also the name that you list in the comment will be posted. Use abbreviations or aliases if you don't want your name listed.