MARCO ISLAND — Is it a bomb? Is it a plane? Or is it a sonic boom? Loud bangs have Islanders looking to the sky with wonder.
Occasional loud booms had Marco Islanders and others in Southern Collier County wondering what the noise was Wednesday and Thursday.
Marco Island city officials received several calls about the banging noises, said Public Information Coordinator Lisa Douglass.
Police Chief Thom Carr said officers heard the noise too, but they weren't sure what they were.
Chief Meteorologist Jim Farrell of WINK-TV said his newsroom has received a few calls from Collier County residents reporting booms as well.
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