Fireball seen over WNY, nearby states overnight


BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — The American Meteor Society says 280 reports of a fireball in the Great Lakes region came to them on Tuesday night.

Reports came in from various states, including New York, Pennsylvania and Michigan, but most of them came from Ontario around 10:35 p.m.

The fireball could have been a meteor. Take a look at the picture above and see for yourself. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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