A mysterious “boom” rattled a North Texas neighborhood and residents have no idea what exactly it was or what it could mean. Residents in North Oak Cliff said they heard an explosive noise around 8:34 p.m. on Wednesday night. Some reported seeing a flash first, then the loud noise. Resident Isaac Martinez managed to capture a short video of the event from his security cameras.

“Out of nowhere, just this pow!” said Phillip Washington, who heard the noise from his Kings Highway apartment. “Just this huge explosion.”Washington was one of many who reported hearing the noise. “It was without a doubt, the loudest sound that I’ve heard,” said Washington. “You could feel the percussion of the sound.” Some suspected fireworks or gunfire. A few thought the noise was a bad car wreck. READ MORE