Lights and Fireballs in the Skies Near Sebastian, Vero Beach

Lights and fireballs seen over Sebastian and Vero Beach, Florida.
Lights and fireballs seen over Sebastian and Vero Beach, Florida.

Residents in Sebastian, Vero Beach and over to Tampa reported lights and fireballs in the sky earlier this morning at approximately 2:15 a.m.

Many people saw glowing objects as they moved across the sky. Some people say they were meteors or a meteor shower, and others claimed it was space junk falling to Earth.

A spokesperson at the National Weather Service said the video showing the fireballs is interesting, but no one reported anything to them.

NASA has not released any details yet about the objects.

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About Andy Hodges
Andy Hodges was born in Annapolis, Maryland. When he was age 9, his parents moved to Jupiter, Florida. Andy spent several years at various radio & television stations in Florida such as WLIZ, WFLX-FOX 29, WIRK, WIXI, WKSY, WRMF, and WJNO to name a few. In 1994, Andy made a career change to computer programming and worked for several technology companies (two are Fortune 500) in Atlanta, Georgia. However, Andy returned to Florida and settled in the small town of Sebastian in 2002. In 2005, he returned to the broadcasting news sector and eventually joined our news team in 2016 as editor in chief. Andy's family has lived in Sebastian for more than 45 years.