Officials: Loud 'boom' heard in north Utah likely a meteor


A meteor might be the culprit for a loud boom in Utah I'm Lisa dwyer with the latest Officials say a loud boom was heard across areas of northern Utah and was likely a meteor reports of the loud noise circulated on social media around 8 30 a.m. Saturday People posted that they heard the boom from Utah all the way to southern Idaho Utah governor Spencer Cox tweeted that his office confirmed it was not related to any seismic activity or Utah's military installations the national weather services Salt Lake City office tweeted that its lightning detection mapper likely picked up the meteors 12 flash Officials say that seems to be confirmed by witness video from Roy Utah south Salt Lake resident windy milling says she heard a loud deep booming sound followed by three to four seconds of rumbling I'm Lisa dwyer

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