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Posted at 12:20 PM ET, 01/25/2012

Dump truck hits overhead Beltway sign

Updated, 12:30 p.m.

All lanes are now open following an incident on the inner loop of the Beltway near the Springfield interchange that closed all lanes Wednesday morning.

A dump truck hit a digital overhead sign on the westbound side of I-495 near exit 170B, on the eastern end of the Mixing Bowl. Virginia State Police received the call around 9 a.m.

The Virginia Department of Transportation said all lanes are now open.

By Sylvia Carignan  |  12:20 PM ET, 01/25/2012

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