Fish Fell From Sky While It Rained In Mexico Coastal Town

TAMPICO, Mexico (CBS/AP) — Rain wasn’t the only thing that fell from the sky in one Mexican coastal city.

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Tamaulipas civil defense said in a Facebook post earlier this week that small fish fell from the sky while it was raining in the coastal city of Tampico.

The photos show four small fish in a bag and another fish on a sidewalk.

The Associated Press reports that this type of phenomenon has been reported since ancient times.

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Scientists believe waterspouts might be responsible for sucking fish into the air where they are blown around before falling back to the ground.

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