Category 5, Medical Cases
Preliminary Rating: 5
Hynek Classification of Close Encounter where
medical effects are reported. An
incident involving an object usually less than
500 feet from the witness with physiological
or psychological effects.
May 20, 1967; Falcon Lake, Manitoba, Canada
12:00 Noon. This is a UFO close encounter with medical effects, reported by Stefan Michalak. The story was featured in an episode of Unsolved Mysteries.Witness approached landed object, violet light, rushing air sound, voices heard; experienced severe burns on chest, weight loss, and vomiting (Hall, 2001, pp. 209-212; Clark, 1996, pp. 191-200; Craig, 1995, pp. 14-27; Gillmor, 1969 [Condon Report], p. 316, Case 22; Story, 1980, pp. 230-31; International UFO Reporter, Nov.-Dec. 1987, pp. 21- T, 24; Journal of UFO Studies, New Series, Vol. 5, pp. 1-34; Flying Saucer Review, 1981, vol. 27, no. 1,pp. 14-16; FSR, vol. 27 no. 2, pp. 15-18; FSR, vol. 27 no. 3, pp. 21-15; Winnipeg Free Press 5/23/67; The Tribune, Winnipeg, Manitoba 5/22/67).
Detailed reports and documents
articles/670520falconlake_JUFOS.pdf (Mark Rodeghier)
reports/670520falconlake_kaeser.htm (Steven Kaeser)
reports/670520falconlake_ridge.htm (UFO Casebook)