(WUSA9) -- Traffic has been so bad these past few weeks that you may have considered using the 495 Express Lanes as a last ditch effort to ease the pain.
If you forgot your EZ Pass, then no worries.
Here's what you need to do: within five days, go to 495ExpressLanes.com and go to the Missed a Toll? page or call 1-855-495-9777.
Make sure you do this within five days or else you will have to pay a fine.