road closures


Suicide Threat Over in Waldorf; Children Free to Leave School

A barricade situation in Charles County puts four schools on partial lockdown.


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AIDS Walk and Marine Corps Marathon Street Closures

There will be plenty of walkers and runners flooding D.C. and Arlington this weekend, so if you’re planning to choose your car over your legs to get around, you’ll want to avoid certain roads.



Propane Tanker Presented Scare Explosive Enough to Shut Down Bay Bridge

Brakes came to a screeching halt on the on the Bay Bridge Tuesday when a leaky tanker truck threatened an explosive rush hour.


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Driving Tips to Avoid Nats Playoff Gridlock

For those not going to the Nats first home playoff game, whose daily commute takes them past the ballpark, be sure to read this before you get in your car.


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Police Issue Traffic Advisory for Nats Playoff Game 1

It’s no secret the Nats are playing at a strange time Wednesday – just strange enough of a time it could affect morning and afternoon rush hours. Be in the know about road closures, alternative methods of transportation, and how to avoid the mess altogether.


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Taste of DC Road Closures Guide

A number of roads will be closed in the District over the Columbus Day weekend due to The Taste of DC.


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Tow Truck Driver Pulled from Under 60-Ton Vehicle

The road is still partially blocked to traffic on 14th Street in D.C. after rescuers successfully freed a man trapped under a tow truck.


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All Lanes Of Bay Bridge Reopened

Inspectors are working on the westbound span of the Bay Bridge and it remains closed through the morning commute.


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DDOT Announces Scheduled Lane Closures For August Bridge Repairs

The District Department of Transportation will be conducting a series of bridge maintenance and safety inspections throughout the District between August 13 and August 30.


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Fatal Car Accident Involving Police Officer Partially Shuts Down Franconia Road

Franconia Road will be partially closed for several hours Monday morning after a fatal car crash involving a police officer.





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