Three-mile backup on BW Parkway in Jessup

There were three-mile backups along the southbound lanes of the Baltimore-Washington Parkway Tuesday morning near Route 175 in Jessup after an earlier crash.

The right shoulder lane is blocked after a vehicle crashed into the woods near the roadway.  Crews were on the scene but officials warned drivers to avoid the area.

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Dana Hedgpeth is the Washington Post’s lead reporter in covering the Metro rail and bus systems in the D.C. region and the Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority (WMATA) that runs them.
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