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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 04/11/2012

Monitoring the Wednesday A.M. commute: I-395 North lane blocked

8:40 A.M. Update:

The traffic signals are working again at Great Seneca Highway and Kentlands Boulevard.

An accident on northbound U.S. 301 before Mill Branch Road is blocking one of the shoulders.

An accident on I-395 North after Glebe Road is blocking the right lane and right shoulder.

8:25 A.M. Update:

The disabled vehicle on the outer loop of the Beltway before Georgia Avenue has been cleared and all lanes reopened.

8:05 A.M. Update:

The accident on the northbound B.W. Parkway/MD-295 at Powder Mill Road has been cleared and all lanes reopened.

A disabled vehicle on the outer loop of the Beltway at I-66 is now blocking the right center lane.

A disabled vehicle on the outer loop of the Beltway before Georgia Avenue is blocking one lane and one of the shoulders.

The traffic signals are out at Great Seneca Highway and Kentlands Boulevard. Police are directing traffic, so use caution approaching that intersection.

7:45 A.M. Update:

The disabled vehicle on the outer loop of the Beltway at I-66 is still blocking the right lane, so expect delays to persist in that area.

An accident on the northbound B.W. Parkway/MD-295 at Powder Mill Road is blocking the left lane, causing major congestion in that area.

7:20 A.M. Update:

The disabled vehicle on the outer loop of the Beltway at I-66 is still blocking the right lane, so expect delays heading that way.

7:05 A.M. Update:

A disabled vehicle on the outer loop of the Beltway at I-66 is blocking the right lane.

A disabled vehicle on I-95 South after the Fairfax County Parkway is blocking the right shoulder.

6:45 A.M. Update:

The disabled vehicle on I-95 North at the Springfield Interchange has also been cleared from the shoulder.

6:25 A.M. Update:

The disabled vehicle on I-95 North before the Springfield Interchange has been cleared from the left shoulder.

Now there's a disabled vehicle on I-95 North at the interchange blocking the right shoulder.

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.

After a few sunny and lovely days, it’s going to be even chillier and windier today, according to the Capital Weather Gang. There could also be some light showers, so pack the umbrella.

So far:

— A disabled vehicle on I-95 North before the Springfield Interchange is blocking the left shoulder. There are already some delays approaching this spot.

— MARC riders: All Brunswick Line trains will board on the opposite track at the Brunswick station once again.

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