A Redmond, OR, witness reported a silent, round, low flying object with red flashing lights moved across town about 5:30 a.m., January 30, 2014, according to testimony in Case 53805 from the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) witness reporting database.
I was driving in my car heading back home and seen a strange object in the sky," the witness stated. "It made no noise and was completely silent. The object was round and had red flashing lights on it."
Unidentified low flying objects have been reported recently in other parts of the country, including the following reports covered here from four other states:
- Triangle UFO reported dipping below tree line in Michigan town
- Low flying orange UFO made U-turn while Arkansas witness watched
- UFO reports wanted: Washington witnesses say disc-shaped craft too big to miss
- Low flying orb UFO observed hovering before darting away over California town
No other information was available. No images or videos were included with the report. Redmond is in Deschutes County, OR, population 26,215. Oregon is a current UFO ALERT 5 rating, with a low number of UFO sightings nationally. Oregon had 7 reports in December 2013 - while California had 68 reports - the highest reporting state in the nation.
You can read more details about other recently reported cases at the UFO Examiner home page.
The above quotes were edited for clarity. Please keep in mind that most UFO reports can be explained as something natural or man-made. If Oregon MUFON investigates and reports back on this case, I will release an update. Please report UFO activity to MUFON.com.