An Ohio witness and his grandson traveling westbound along Route 70 about three miles east of Route 256 near Reynoldsburg reported watching a rectangular-shaped UFO drop from the sky to ground level, according to April 26, 2014, testimony in Case 55786 from the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) witness reporting database.
"While coming home from Buckeye Lake from a fishing trip with my grandson, I looked to the south of Route 70 and noticed a strange shaped, gray/black cloud shaped like a rectangle," the witness stated.
The object appeared to hover in place before dropping.
"It hovered for a moment and then fell straight to the ground. I was unable to see where it landed due to trees in the background."
The incident occurred about 4:20 p.m. on April 12, 2014. Ohio MUFON is investigating. Reynoldsburg is a city in Fairfield, Franklin, and Licking counties, OH, population 35,893.
Ohio has a current UFO Alert Rating of 3 with a high number of recent reports nationally. Ohio had 24 UFO reports in March 2014 - the 5th highest reporting state - while California had 103 reports - the highest reporting state in the nation. The above quotes were edited for clarity.