But, Maryland State Police it was only a military aircraft.
Commuters took to Twitter on Wednesday evening when they believed a UFO landed on the beltway near Kenilworth Avenue. However, the aliens weren't landing. Maryland State Police told WTOP that the saucer-like aircraft was actually a military plane in transit from West Virginia to Maryland's Naval Air Station Patuxent River. Check out this video from a previous encounter with a similar aircraft. For the full story, read WTOP.