Possible meteor caught on camera streaking across St. Louis sky

Residents in two counties report hearing loud boom

ST. LOUIS – An unusual sight was caught on camera Monday night in St. Louis. 

A possible meteor was seen streaking across the sky, capturing the attention of hundreds of residents. 

A homeowner captured the scene on her home security camera. 

Officials said residents in two different counties spotted the fireball, while others heard a loud boom. 

Forecasters said the sighting coincided with the height of the Northern Taruids meteor shower. 


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