UFO sighting turns out to be meteor shower

Durham Police say they have received numerous calls from the public about mysterious lights in the sky.

The calls came in at about 11pm last night but have been attributed to meteors rather extra terrestrial visitors.

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Meteors seen over North East

A spectacular meteor shower led to calls to police from members of the public mistaking the lights in the skies for something not of this world.