Drivers are starting to venture out on the Capital Beltway’s new toll lanes in Virginia more frequently.
Expect overnight delays on sections of the Capital Beltway this week. The three right lanes of the southbound beltway will be closed at Kenilworth Avenue overnight.
Only one lane gets by on the Inner Loop of the Beltway following an accident at the Branch Avenue exit near Camp Springs Tuesday afternoon.
A fatal accident on the Outer Loop near Colesville Road early Monday was the 11th since February 2011.
Drivers on the Capital Beltway near the Springfield Mixing Bowl will be putting up with overnight closures on the beltway’s inner loop this week.
Prince George’s County councilwoman Karen R. Toles allegedly drove at speeds in excess of 105 miles per hour on the Capital Beltway, but was not issued a speeding ticket when stopped by police.
Officials in Virginia are suggesting drivers find alternates routes for parts of this week to avoid construction delays on the Capital Beltway in the Alexandria area.