(WUSA) - Three of four lanes of Eastbound Route 50 were closed overnight due to damage to the roadway, according to the Maryland State Highway Administration.
The pavement of Rte. 50 at Rte. 197 buckled due to extreme heat, and lane closures lasted until early Monday morning. The Maryland State Highways Administration confirms the repair work has been completed and all lanes were opened around 5:00 a.m.