Jul 28, 2014

Deep Freeze, Body Found, Restaurant Week, Flu Season and Weekend Fires

Plus, UFO speculation after strange lights spotted in Ashburn sky.

Deep Freeze, Body Found, Restaurant Week, Flu Season and Weekend Fires

Strange lights on New Year’s Eve might not catch everyone’s attention, but one  Ashburn man grabbed his mobile phone camera after spotting some odd lights fading in and out in the evening sky.

“You couldn’t help but see it in the sky, that bright,” Chris Smith told ABC News 7. 

See the footage and more from our area Patch sites in our daily digest.

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