By Steve Mera
"It apparently picked the car up off the road, shook it quite violently and forced the car back down on the road with such pressure that one of the tyres was blown," a police spokesman told media at the time.
"We thought we were dying, then we got out the car and we hid behind a little tree and the bushes and it couldn't find us."
"Even in the beginning of the flying saucer era in 1947 when the whole thing took off, we had one of the earliest sightings in Port Augusta," Mr Basterfield said.
"As the object approached at terrific speed they could make out the perfect shape of a saucer — pure white," the report stated.
"And we never did get to the bottom of it."
"If you stay on the line, I'll transfer you to agents Mulder and Scully from our X-Files division."
"It was simply a case of misunderstanding, of seeing a light in the distance, a tyre bursting and those things had built up into a story."