Residents report possible meteor sighting across central MS - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Residents report possible meteor sighting across central MS

Source: Lisa Hemphill Source: Lisa Hemphill
BRANDON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

We've received numerous phone calls and electronic messages from the public, reporting a possible meteor over central Mississippi Wednesday morning. It happened just before 7:00 am.

One report detailed smoke streaming from the fireball and then it appearing to break up.

Several New Orleans media outlets are reporting similar streaks across the sky at about the same time.

Click here for a list of meteor sightings

We will keep tracking this developing story. Check here for new updates.

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