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Posted at 06:03 AM ET, 06/03/2011

H Street blocked at 12th Street in Northeast Washington

8:40 A.M. Update:

Eastbound H Street is blocked between 12th and 13th streets in Northeast Washington, according to the District Department of Transportation. This stems from the earlier accident we reported at H and 12th streets. Avoid the area.

There’s a disabled vehicle on 3rd Street and Maryland Avenue in Southwest Washington.

Traffic signals are reportedly flashing at 8th Street, K Street and West Virginia Avenue in Northeast Washington.

There’s an accident at Georgia Avenue and Upshur Street in Northwest Washington.

An accident at 19th Street and Constitution Avenue in Northwest Washington reportedly involves a tour bus, according to the District Department of Transportation. Avoid that area.

The accident on I-95 South at Telegraph Road has been cleared.

8:15 A.M. Update:

All lanes have reopened on Branch Avenue at Surratts Road.

The accident on I-95 South at Telegraph Road is still blocking the right shoulder of the through-lanes. The accident on I-95 North in the same area has been cleared and everything has reopened there.

7:50 A.M. Update:

An accident at 12th and H streets in Northeast Washington involving multiple vehicles could cause serious traffic issues, according to the D.C. Fire Department. Try to avoid that intersection.

7:40 A.M. Update:

The accident on eastbound U.S. 50 at U.S. 301 has been cleared and all lanes reopened.

7:20 A.M. Update:

There’s an accident on southbound I-95 at Telegraph Road now, blocking the right shoulder of the through-lanes.

The accident on northbound I-95 in the same area is still blocking the ramp to the through-lanes. The left local lane has reopened.

An accident on the inner loop of the Beltway on the Maryland side of the Woodrow Wilson Bridge was causing delays, but it has been cleared.

6:50 A.M. Update:

The accident on eastbound U.S. 50 after U.S. 301 is now only blocking one eastbound lane as well as one of the shoulders in each direction.

The disabled vehicle on the inner loop at Braddock Road has been cleared.

The accident on I-95 North at Telegraph Road is blocking the left local lane and the ramp to the through-lanes.

6:25 A.M. Update:

An accident on I-95 North at Telegraph Road is blocking the ramp to the through lanes.

A disabled vehicle on the inner loop of the Beltway at Braddock Road is blocking the right shoulder.

Original Post:

Good morning, commuters. We’ll be keeping tabs on any headaches, issues or problems we hear about on the roads this morning. Let us know anything you see out there — tell us in the comments below or via Twitter (@DrGridlock).

So far:

An accident on northbound Branch Avenue at Surratts Road in Clinton is blocking the right merge lane and right shoulder.

There’s also an accident on U.S 50/John Hanson Highway after U.S. 301/Crain Highway to the east of Bowie Town Center. One westbound lane and two eastbound traffic lanes are closed as well as one of the shoulders in each direction.

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