(THE BLAZE) Under the cloak of darkness a strangely shaped vessel was transported on Washington, D.C.’s Beltway, causing some to question if it was a UFO.
Around 11 p.m. Wednesday evening, reports of a disc-shaped object carried on a flatbed truck making its way along I-270 and I-495 escorted by police began causing a ruckus on Twitter, MyFoxDC reports.
It wasn’t long before Maryland State Police set the record straight and confirmed what would be the next logical conclusion — that it was in fact a military drone and not a UFO. MyFoxDC reports the Northrup Grumman drone was being taken from West Virginia to the Patuxent Naval Air Station in Maryland.
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