The object, which is estimated to be around 10-12 feet (3-3.6 metres) tall, was found planted in the ground.
A mysterious monolith has been discovered in a remote part of the United States.
The object, which is estimated to be around 10-12 feet (3-3.6 metres) tall and made of some type of metal, was found planted in the ground, tucked in a red rock cove.
It was spotted in Utah by state wildlife officials who were helping to count bighorn sheep from a Utah Department of Public Safety (DPS) helicopter.
“That’s been about the strangest thing that I’ve come across out there in all my years of flying,” pilot Bret Hutchings told local news channel KSL TV.
“One of the biologists is the one who spotted it and we just happened to fly directly over the top of it.
“He was like, ‘Whoa, whoa, whoa, turn around, turn around!’ And I was like, ‘what’. And he’s like, ‘There’s this thing back there – we’ve got to go look at it!'”
He went on: “We were kind of joking around that if one of us suddenly disappears, then the rest of us make a run for it…READ MORE: