10/20 Update: A similar sighting occurred in nearby Galveston a night later.
Olga submitted a curious photo to TUS - of a fiery red line seemingly shooting down (or up) in the night sky. Could be the trail of a meteor or flare or... something far stranger. Here's the photo and brief description of what she saw:
Red light that looked like a knife then turned orange didn't think anything about it til this morning when I looked up why it was in the sky