Capital Beltway

The Outer Loop of the Capital Beltway is closed due to a crash involving a police cruiser and a tractor-trailer. (credit: John Domen/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

I-495 Outer Loop Closed For Hours After Tractor-Trailer Hits Police Cruiser In Md.

The Outer Loop of the Capital Beltway is closed between Colesville Road and Georgia Avenue after a tractor-trailer side swiped a police cruiser and another car involved in a traffic stop around 2 a.m. Monday.


The inner loop of I-495 was shut down at the American Legion Bridge due to a jack-knifed tractor trailer. (credit: VDOT)

Major Accident Shuts Down Capital Beltway At American Legion Bridge

Traffic on the Capital Beltway is at a standstill after a major accident has shut down all lanes in Virginia.


(credit: Brad Freitas/@NewsChopperBrad)

Tractor-Trailer Accident Creates 12 Mile Backup On I-495 Outer Loop

An overnight crash involving a tractor-trailer created massive delays on the outer loop of the Capital Beltway on Wednesday morning.



11 Injured, Mostly Children in Capital Beltway Accident

Montgomery County Fire says 11 passengers were transported to the hospital after an a van filled with mostly children inside, overturned on the Capital Beltway Friday evening.


credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images

Beltway Debris in Md. Flattens Tires, Backs Up Traffic

The Capital Beltway was backed up for a period of time Monday morning after several cars struck debris on the outerloop in Montgomery County between Colesville Road and Georgia Avenue.


Beltway Traffic

Police ID Man Found Dead Along Capital Beltway

Montgomery County police are identifying a man whose body was found on a grassy area by the Capital Beltway in Silver Spring.


D.C. police car (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Police Investigate Suspicious Death on Beltway Inner Loop

As officers investigate a suspicious death on the right shoulder of the Beltway’s inner loop between Georgia Avenue and Colesville Road, Montgomery County Police are advising drivers to avoid the area.


Trucker convoy on Capital Beltway. (credit: John Domen/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Organizer: Beltway Convoy Still On, But Protesting Truckers Will Not Block 3 Lanes

The “Truckers Ride for the Constitution” convoy slated to take place on the Capital Beltway is still a go, but demonstrators are not planning to purposefully clog the roadway, according to an organizer.


Tractor-trailer rigs. (Credit: Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

Truckers Plan Beltway Convoy During Friday Rush Hour

A group of ‘gas-roots’ truckers plan to demonstrate their general frustration with the current state of the federal government by organizing a convoy on the Capital Beltway.


Photo credit: Morningside Volunteer Fire Department

Overturned Tractor Trailer Causes Beltway Backup

The Capital Beltway was temporarily closed in both directions due to overturned tractor trailer leaking fuel near the Route 214 exit in Prince George’s County Wednesday evening.





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