Because of its
secluded location, Lucky Point was a popular parking spot for local
teens, and received its name for obvious reasons.
For many years, skywatchers from
around the area have paid regular night time visits to this area. The area is particularly
known for its "Black Triangle" sightings. There were also "Bigfoot"
sightings a few years ago by locals.
A huge electric power generation
station is situated next to Lucky Point, with high tension lines running through the area.
Some folks claim that the electric poles emanate a particularly loud hum when a UFO is
nearby. (UFOs are often times spotted near high voltage distribution lines. There is much
speculation as to why, but no one knows for sure.)
Lucky Point is located along a rural
country road just east of Monroe City in Knox County, Indiana, and
"as the crow flies," it is only 26 1/2 miles from the Crane Naval
Surface Warfare Division in Greene County, Indiana. (See "Crane
(This series of
photos was photos was taken by John Tosti at "Lucky Point," in Southwestern
Indiana. An amber glowing object disappears in a slow forming flash of orange light as it
crosses the road ahead.)