10 Things You Never Knew About The Kecksburg Incident: The Most Mysterious UFO Crash Of The 1960s
By Sarah Norman | May 17, 2023
At the time of the incident, astronomers claimed that the fireball was nothing more than a meteor burning up in the atmosphere, but since then authorities have claimed that what people saw could have been anything from a Russian satellite to various fragments of a stellar body returning to Earth. To make matters even more confusing, NASA reports that all of their findings were list in the 1990s.
So what happened in Kecksburg when so many people witnessed an object burning through the night sky? Was there a cover up? Or was it just a flailing satellite? There's definitely a cover up happening here, but what exactly is being covered up?
People actually saw the craft
Locals who made their way to the crash site found a bronze, bell-shaped vehicle about the size of a car with no clear propulsion system. To make things a little more strange, the vehicle featured what looked like hieroglyphics carved around the outside. It's easy to see how locals who rolled up on this craft believed that it was from somewhere beyond the stars.