FOX 4 viewers witnessed what appeared to be a fireball light up the Texas sky Wednesday evening.
Several viewers called FOX 4 to report seeing a bright object streak toward the horizon at approximately 8:45 p.m.
Nathan Wright took pictures. He said he watched it for about 15 minutes before it traveled too low on the horizon to see.
A fireball is an especially bright meteor.
FOX 4's meteorologists said this instead was likely a jet contrail reflecting the glow of the setting sun.
Fireballs travel at very high speeds. It would take 15 seconds rather than 15 minutes for a fireball to shoot across the sky.