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Posted at 07:38 AM ET, 02/14/2014

All lanes of B-W Parkway reopen after earlier crashes

Multi-car accident closes southbound lanes of B-W Parkway. Police say they do not know what time roadway will reopen.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  07:38 AM ET, 02/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident, bwi parkway closed, Winter weather

Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 02/03/2014

Two killed in crash at Old Lee Highway near Merrifield

The intersection of Old Lee Highway and Hilltop Road has reopened after an early morning crash.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  06:02 AM ET, 02/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident, fairfax county, hilltop road, old lee highway

Posted at 05:57 AM ET, 01/21/2014

I-495 South re-opens in Lanham

Lanes of Interstate 495 closed earlier in the morning. Man gets in accident, gets out of car, jumps over into another lane of traffic and dies.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  05:57 AM ET, 01/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  495, accident, inner loop beltway closed

Posted at 06:38 AM ET, 01/10/2014

Route 50 in Loudoun town of Aldie closed

Accident related to freezing rain. Route 50 closed in both directions.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  06:38 AM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident, ice conditions, loudoun county, route 50 closed

Posted at 06:30 AM ET, 12/16/2013

Delays on inner loop of Beltway in Falls Church

The inner loop was reopened after an accident involving multiple vehicles.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  06:30 AM ET, 12/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  495, accident, Beltway, inner loop

Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 12/09/2013

Outer loop of Beltway reopens after tractor trailer accident

Outer loop of Beltway reopens after being blocked by overturned tractor trailer.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  08:21 AM ET, 12/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident, Beltway, tractor trailer overturned, tysons corner

Posted at 06:59 AM ET, 12/06/2013

Route 1 in Arlington re-opens

Route 1 closed because of accident. Drivers advised to avoid the area.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  06:59 AM ET, 12/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident, route 1 closed, traffic

Posted at 07:31 AM ET, 12/04/2013

Accident on Baltimore-Washington Parkway blocks one lane

Accident on Baltimore-Washington Parkway blocks one lane. Police advise drivers to take another route.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  07:31 AM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident, Baltimore-Washington Parkway, lane closed

Posted at 03:57 PM ET, 11/20/2013

All HOV lanes open on I-395 north in Alexandria

Accident causes one lane of HOV to close on I-395 north

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  03:57 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident, interstate 392 northbound

Posted at 03:42 PM ET, 11/20/2013

I-395 north HOV lane shut down in Fairfax

Accident closes one HOV lane in Springfield.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  03:42 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident, edsell road, I-395

Posted at 07:09 AM ET, 11/18/2013

One lane still closed on I-95 South in Dale City, Va.

I-95 south shutdown. Tractor-trailer accident causes road to close.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  07:09 AM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  95 south shutdown, interstate 95 south, tractor trailer accident

Posted at 06:59 AM ET, 11/01/2013

Deadly morning collision in Hyattsville

Deadly accident in Hyattsville. Road closed as investigators on scene.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  06:59 AM ET, 11/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  deadly accident, hyattsville, riggs road

Posted at 05:41 AM ET, 10/24/2013

Accident blocks Interstate 95 in Spotsylvania County

All lanes of I-95 north were closed, now one is getting by. Drivers urged to avoid area.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  05:41 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident, culpepper, I-95

Posted at 06:54 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Accident in Silver Spring blocks road

Overturned vehicle closes roadway.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  06:54 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident, dennis avenue, silver spring

Posted at 06:26 AM ET, 10/11/2013

Power restored at key intersection in Falls Church

Accident knocks out power in Falls Church area and blocks major intersection at Route 7.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  06:26 AM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident, falls church, route 7

Posted at 07:57 AM ET, 10/10/2013

Track equipment hits Metro train with passengers aboard

Metro train with passengers hit by track equipment. No injuries reported.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  07:57 AM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident redline, Metro, WMATA

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 10/09/2013

Memorial service set for contractor killed in Metro accident

The contractor killed early Sunday in a Metro accident is being mourned at a funeral service in his hometown of Blackstone, Virginia.

By Luz Lazo  |  03:41 PM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fatal accident, Metro, Metro accident, Metrorail, red line, WMATA

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 09/05/2013

Drivers want less talk, more law enforcement action

Canadian drivers say they want crack down on distracted driving, local cyclists want 3-foot-law respected and enforced.

By Ashley Halsey III  |  01:15 PM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  3-foot-law, click it or ticket, cyclist killed, distracted driving, Driving, drunk driving, fatal accident, share the road

Posted at 05:11 PM ET, 05/02/2013

Woman struck by vehicle near Anacostia's Big Chair

By Clarence Williams  |  05:11 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  traffic; pedestrian accident; Southeast Washington; D.C. police

Posted at 06:09 PM ET, 01/24/2013

Pedestrian accident shuts down lanes at key Springfield intersection

Pedestrian accident shuts down lanes at key Springfield intersection

By Clarence Williams  |  06:09 PM ET, 01/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  traffic; accident; pedestrian accident; Springfield; Fairfax County police;

Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 12/28/2012

Northbound Route 355 reopens hours after six-car accident

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  12:08 PM ET, 12/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  accident, rockville, route 355

Posted at 05:55 PM ET, 12/12/2012

Outer loop lanes reopen at I-66

The outer loop of the Beltway is closed at I-66 following an accident.

By Mark Berman  |  05:55 PM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Beltway, beltway accident, beltway crash, outer loop

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 12/04/2012

Crashes snarl inner loop of Beltway in Virginia

A pair of crashes are blocking lanes on the inner loop of the Beltway in Virginia.

By Mark Berman  |  03:34 PM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Beltway, beltway virginia, beltway virginia i-495, capital beltway, i-495 accident, i-495 crash, tractor trailer