Flash of light in sky baffles National Weather Service

Posted: 10:16 AM, Aug 19, 2016
Updated: 2016-08-19 16:19:19Z

SAN DIEGO -- A flash of light raced across the sky in an arc in San Diego , but it didn't look like any form of lightning. 

The phenomenon, which was captured on a dash camera in California, has baffled the National Weather Service which couldn't explain the light. 

The light travels across the sky in a downwards arc, fizzling out at points, then re-igniting before finally disappearing on the horizon or on the ground. 

Nobody has come forward with any debris found on the ground. 


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