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Posted at 06:05 AM ET, 04/30/2012

Monitoring the Monday morning commute

8:35 A.M. Update:

An accident on the inner loop of the Beltway at Arlington Boulevard is blocking the right shoulder.

A disabled vehicle on I-395 South just before the Springfield Interchange is blocking the right shoulder.

An accident in the northbound Third Street Tunnel before the Capitol exit could cause delays.

Debris in the road on I-270 South at Quince Orchard Road could also cause delays there.

8:15 A.M. Update:

The accident on eastbound U.S. 50 at the exit for Martin Luther King Jr. Highway/MD 704 has been cleared and all lanes reopened.

An accident on the inner loop of the Beltway at the Little River Turnpike is blocking the left shoulder.

7:50 A.M. Update:

The disabled vehicle on I-66 West at the Beltway has been cleared from the right shoulder.

7:35 A.M. Update:

A hous fire has closed 58th Street at Foote Street in Northeast Washington, according to the D.C. police.

An accident on eastbound U.S. 50 at the exit for Martin Luther King Jr. Highway/MD 704 is blocking one eastbound lane and one of the shoulders.

7:20 A.M. Update:

The disabled vehicle on I-66 West at Nutley Street has been cleared from the right shoulder.

7 A.M. Update:

The accident on Ox Road/VA 123 at Hooes Road in Lorton has been cleared and the left two northbound lanes reopened. Expect northbound delays to linger in that area.

A disabled vehicle on I-66 West at the Beltway is blocking the right shoulder.

6:45 A.M. Update:

The accident on I-66 East at Chain Bridge Road has been cleared from the left shouder.

An accident on the outer loop of the Beltway at the Dulles Toll Road is blocking the right shoulder.

A disabled vehicle on I-66 West at Nutley Street is blocking the right shoulder.

6:30 A.M. Update:

The accident on Ox Road/VA 123 at Hooes Road in Lorton is still blocking the left two northbound lanes. Expect heavy northbound delays.

Original Post:

Good morning, commuters! We’ll be keeping an eye on the roads and rails this morning, reporting any delays or issues — and we will need your help. If you hear about any congestion, delays, problems or anything at all, tell us in the comments section below or by tweeting @drgridlock.

The week begins with another mild day, with wrmer temperatures and rain coming over the next few days, according to the Capital Weather Gang.

So far:

— An accident on Ox Road/VA 123 at Hooes Road in Lorton is blocking the left two northbound lanes.

— An accident on I-66 East at Chain Bridge Road is blocking the left shouder.

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By  |  06:05 AM ET, 04/30/2012

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