Hmm: Now there’s a mystery boom in Pennsylvania

Hmm: Now there’s a mystery boom in Pennsylvania

[Ed. – To go with our mystery booms in Idaho.  This one was reported on New Year’s Day.]

LUZERNE COUNTY — Call it the case of the mysterious boom.  Folks in the back mountain heard a loud rumble, some even saying it shook their home.

It takes a lot to wake up 12-year-old Kendra Steltz of Lake Township.

“I was sleeping and all I heard was a big bang,” she said.

A big bang heard by more than just her. Many of you let Newswatch 16 know you heard the loud boom as well.

Police and emergency officials say several fire departments were dispatched to try to locate what the caused the boom in the back mountain but they had no luck locating it. They couldn’t find any damage either. …

People in Lake Township say what’s even more surprising, is that no one has been able to figure out what exactly it was

Beatrice Price of Lake Township heard it and she felt it too.

“Everything vibrated,” explained Price. “It was short, it was a couple of seconds. Everything was vibrating.”

Vibrating so much, that her cows and pigs took cover. And that’s something she’s says she’s never seen happen like this before.

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