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‘Whoa. What was that?’ Did you see that bright streak in the sky?

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RICHMOND, Va. — Hundreds of people reported seeing a bright streak in the sky over Virginia Saturday night. The fire ball sighting, at about 6:15 p.m., prompted many people to report what they saw on social media.

“Meteor sighting last night over the Richmond area, this one was a monster in which blew apart as it passed over,” ‎Ed Bessette posted on the WTVR CBS 6 News Facebook page.

“Did anyone see something in the sky tonight?” ‎Marie Santiago-Hodges asked. “It was green and yellow streaks in the town of West Point.”

A driver in Falls Church recorded the fire ball on a dashboard camera and posted the clip on YouTube.

A driver in Ohio posted a similar video.

The American Meteor Society is investigating more than 200 reports from Saturday night’s incident.

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