Dr. Gridlock: i-270


Posted at 07:25 AM ET, 03/12/2014

Lane on I-270 south near Frederick shut down because of big pothole

Big pothole on interstate causes police to close one lane on I-270. Traffic backup runs five miles.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  07:25 AM ET, 03/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  270 southbound, Interstate 270, police chase, potholes

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 03/11/2014

Both directions of Interstate 270 reopen after police chase of bank robbers

Police shut down Interstate 270 during hunt for bank robbers.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  12:30 PM ET, 03/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bank robbers, Interstate 270

Posted at 09:25 AM ET, 03/11/2014

Interstate 270 south reopens

Crash involved 8 cars shuts down some lanes of Interstate 270 southbound. Officials advised avoiding the roadway.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  09:25 AM ET, 03/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  crash, Interstate 270, rockville

Posted at 11:21 AM ET, 03/10/2014

I-270 southbound lanes reopen in Rockville

Crash closes southbound lanes of I-270. Incident in Gaithersburg causing three mile backup.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  11:21 AM ET, 03/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  I-270, traffic

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 02/27/2014

Accident causes heavy traffic on Interstate 270 south

The accident on I-270 south has been cleared but delays continue.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  07:02 AM ET, 02/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Interstate 270

Posted at 07:44 AM ET, 08/15/2013

Baby girl born on I-270

A woman gave birth in her car on the left shoulder of I-270.

By Nicole Chavez  |  07:44 AM ET, 08/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  I-270, Maryland traffic

Posted at 02:43 PM ET, 05/10/2013

I-270 reopens south of Frederick

An accident on Interstate 270 has blocked the road in both directions before Fingerboard Road/MD 80 just south of Frederick.

By Mark Berman  |  02:43 PM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  I-270, Maryland traffic

Posted at 06:27 AM ET, 02/26/2013

Delays after car veers off roadway in Gaithersburg

Drivers in Montgomery County are urged to avoid southbound I-270 in Gaithersburg following a crash.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  06:27 AM ET, 02/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  I-270, Maryland traffic, Morning commute, morning traffic

Posted at 06:06 AM ET, 01/22/2013

I-270 South reopens at Shady Grove

The main southbound lanes are closed at the Shady Grove exit due to an accident this morning.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  06:06 AM ET, 01/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  I-270, Maryland traffic, Morning commute

Posted at 05:45 AM ET, 12/06/2012

Outer loop delays after truck carrying pineapples overturns

One lane of the outer loop is closed this morning after a tractor-trailer overturned near the I-270 split in Montgomery County.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  05:45 AM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  A.M. traffic, Beltway, I-270, Maryland traffic, Morning commute, morning traffic, Virginia traffic

Posted at 04:45 PM ET, 11/21/2012

The Thanksgiving getaway so far

DR. GRIDLOCK | Things were quiet this morning on the region's roads and at area airports.

By Mark Berman  |  04:45 PM ET, 11/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  baltimore airport, bwi, bwi airport, dca, Dulles Airport, holiday getaway, Holiday travel, I-270, I-395, I-66, I-95, iad, maryland roads, national airport, reagan airport, Thanksgiving, Virginia roads

Posted at 05:55 AM ET, 06/23/2010

I-270 South still partially blocked

Here's a look at headaches facing commuters this morning

By Mark Berman  |  05:55 AM ET, 06/23/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Advisories, Advisories | Tags:  i-270, i-95, morning commute

Posted at 05:50 AM ET, 06/10/2010

U.S. 50 jammed at Beltway in Maryland

Here's a look at the headaches being faced by commuters this morning

By Mark Berman  |  05:50 AM ET, 06/10/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Advisories, Advisories, Advisories | Tags:  i-270 north, morning commute