In Prey (2022), the main protagonist, Naru had to lure a mountain lion into an ambush. In a turn of event, Naru got pin down by the lion and had to resort to climb a tree.
From the tree top she saw what looks like a fireball in the tree line in the distance which distracted here causing the lion maul her and she fell from the tree. No further explanation of what she saw. Later, she did mention to her brother that she saw something but did not elaborate more.
What was it that she saw? Was it the Predator doing?