Fish falls from the sky in Lake Tapps

Fish falls from the sky in Lake Tapps

LAKE TAPPS, Wash. — Rachel Williams and Marduk, her border collie mix, were just minding their business as they walked through their Lake Tapps neighborhood on Thursday morning when …

SPLAT.

A dead catfish hits the road about 12 feet from them.

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“It’s the first time a fish has fallen from the sky that I’ve seen,” Williams said.

The catfish gift came courtesy of a circling osprey that found itself suddenly harassed by an eagle.

Perhaps it was in recognition of her wardrobe: Williams was wearing a neon green Seattle Seahawks shirt at the time.