Sumner County, Kansas

Near South Haven

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Sumner County Kansas (Class A) BFRO

March 2003

This is the story my son's best friend (Ben, not his real name., age 19) told me the day after the occurrence. My son and a friend were in the same car traveling south on I-35, in Sumner County, Kansas, returning home for the weekend from college in Kansas City, MO. Their classmate, Ben, was traveling in front of them, alone, in his own car. It was after dark and was in the Spring of 2003. The leading car (Ben's) had a flat tire & pulled over on the highway shoulder; my son's car passed it and attempted to pull over to the shoulder, but could not do so, as there was an overpass or bridge Kansas 166, so he drove to the south side and pulled over (the area was described as 4 miles from the N border of Oklahoma). Both of the two drivers had a long-distance walkie-talkie, upon which Ben contacted my son to confer about what they should do; as the moon was very bright & visibility was good, Ben decided to walk along the highway to my son's car (about 1/4 mi. south of his, on the S side o...

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Sumner County Kansas (Class A) BFRO

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Randolph County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

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Shasta County California (Class B) BFRO

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August 1970

Broward County Florida (Class A) BFRO

Years of South Florida Skunk Ape stories supported by witness accounts and newspaper articles

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July 1974

Custer County Colorado (Class A) BFRO

Father and son nighttime roadside sighting in the Wet Mountains southwest of Pueblo

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July 1998

Neosho County Kansas (Class B) BFRO

Possible track found and strange occurences on the Neosho River

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Mecklenburg County Virginia (Class A) BFRO

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St. Lawrence County New York (Class A) BFRO

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January 2008

Limestone County Alabama (Class B) BFRO

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