Every country in the world has experienced UFO sightings and related events. Within the United States, each state has had an abundance of UFO events which oftentimes capture the attention of a curious nation. The state of Kentucky is no different with the exception of a death occurring during a UFO chase on January 7, 1948 near Fort Knox. Capt. Thomas F. Mantell was a 25-year-old Kentucky National Guard pilot when his life ended abruptly while chasing a UFO. Many of you have heard of this case, but if not, you can read about it and for other interesting cases from Kentucky HERE.