Madison County, Illinois

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Madison County Illinois (Class B) BFRO

August 2017

My friend and I were driving home in the evening. As we came around the corner we observed a large upright animal standing in the middle of the road. It took several steps and went into the woods. It was grayish-black in color and stood about 7 feet tall. I couldn't see the face very well because it was covered with hair. My friend said she didn't believe in such a thing as bigfoot but I told her "well, it was standing right in front of us."

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