On Nov. 5, 1975, Travis Walton was part of a seven-man logging crew working in the Sitgreaves National Forest near Heber. As they were leaving that night, they all saw a bright light off to their right. When they got closer, they saw a bright saucer-shaped UFO hovering about 20 feet over a clearing. Walton’s recall of the event, including his purported abduction, was the basis for the book and movie “Fire In The Sky”.
To mark the occasion, Walton hosted a Skyfire Summit UFO conference in Overgaard last weekend.
Read the full story here, from the White Mountain Independent