There was dozens of text messages sent to OTS at about 11:55pm last night (Friday 21st September 2012) from Southport residents seeing bright objects in the night sky, thought to be meteors.

Liverpool coastguards took calls from people who saw the objects from Southport, and Liverpool, sightings were also made inIreland.

Dave Prince from Crossens in Southport, who watched the objects pass over head , said he saw “large burning balls” in the sky heading out to sea “.

One person said she saw bright colorful lights fade away over the North Sea Oil Rigs, the whole episode was just amazing, she said.

Did you see the meteors?

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