LIVE BLOG: Traffic updates

Follow for live updates from Monika Samtani (@MonikaOn9) of traffic in and around Washington, D.C. Download the WUSA9 iPad app to view traffic detailed, real time traffic:

  • (5:53 p.m.) Outbound NY Ave after 9th Street Bridge..#crash blocks the right lane #dctraffic @wusa9
  • (5:51 p.m.) I-270 North #crash in local lanes after Montrose Rd in Rockville #mdtraffic @wusa9
  • (5:51 p.m.) #Crash in Wheaton..Randolph Rd is CLOSED westbound between Connecticut Av and Veirs Mill Rd #mdtraffic @wusa9
  • (5:48 p.m.) Inner Loop at Rt236..only the right lane gets by #crash #vatraffic @wusa9 @VaDOTNOVA
  • (5:10 p.m.) Outer Loop at Van Dorn Street..#crash and vehicle fire..only left lane gets by @wusa9 #vatraffic @VaDOTNOVA
  • (5:09 p.m.) Long-standing tractor trailer #crash on Rt50 East at Rt704 was carrying tomatoes! @wusa9 @PGPDNews #mdtraffic
  • (4:29 p.m.) #Crash on I-95 South HOV before Dale City..blocks one lane @VaDOTNOVA @wusa9 #vatraffic
  • (4:28 p.m.) Multi-vehicle #crash on I-95 North after Rt123 blocks the right lane in Woodbridge @wusa9 #vatraffic @VaDOTNOVA
  • (11:50 a.m.) Rt50 East after Rt704..overturned tractor trailer..only one lane gets by! @wusa9 #mdtraffic #snowday
  • (11:48 a.m.) UPADATE #Metro: Orange/Blue Line: No longer single tracking but some delays continue due to earlier disabled train at Metro Center @wusa9
  • (11:26 a.m.) I-95 South after Rt234 in Dumfries..#crash blocks 2 right lanes #vatraffic @wusa9
  • (11:17 a.m.) Orange/Blue Line single-tracking due to disabled train between McPherson Square and Federal Triangle..delays in both directions @wusa9
  • (11:04 a.m.) New accident..same location: Outer Loop after VanDorn St..this time 2 left lanes are blocked @wusa9 #vatraffic @VaDOTNOVA
  • (11:03 a.m.) MT @VaDOTNOVA There's a lot of road to cover in NoVa..Crews are out in full force to treat/plow roads but it takes time #snowday @wusa9
  • (11:01 a.m.) Outer Loop after Rt202..right lane is still blocked with #crash..also 2 right lanes on I-95 South after Rt198 #snOMG #sooverit! @wusa9
  • (10:48 a.m.) Snow Emergency Plan in effect..if towed in Falls Church call 703-248-5200; Frederick 301-600-2071; DC 202-541-6083 @wusa9 @DMVFollowers #DMV
  • (10:41 a.m.) 2-3 Lanes blocked on I-495 Outerloop near Eisenhower, #Alexandria as rescue crews work to move damaged cars @wusa9
  • (10:33 a.m.) I-95 South after Rt198 #crash involving tractor trailer and car..2 right lanes remain blocked @MDSHA @MDSP #mdtraffic @wusa9
  • (10:16 p.m.) Outer Loop after Van Dorn St #crash blocks the 2 right lanes..#vatraffic @wusa9
  • (9:57 a.m.) Northbound Branch Av at Southern Av..several cars stuck in the single inbound lane #dctraffic @DDOTDC @wusa9
  • (9:41 a.m.) On Outer Loop I-495 North after Rt202..truck hit the jersey wall and now on it's side @wusa9 #mdtraffic @PGPDNews
  • (9:31 a.m.) Snow Emergency Plan in most of our area..if towed in MoCo dial 311; in PG 301-352-1200; Arlington 703-558-2222; FFX 703-691-2131 @wusa9
  • (9:23 a.m.) Outbound Suitland Parkway at Alabama Av..2 cars are stuck in the #snow blocking the left lane @wusa9 #mdtraffic
  • (9:02 a.m.) Greencastle Rd is CLOSED with icy conditions between Old Gunpowder Rd and Robey Rd #mdtraffic @wusa9
  • (8:59 a.m.) Car broken down on Arizona Av at Canal Rd #dctraffic @wusa9
  • (8:24 a.m.) In Laurel..I-95 South after Rt198 #crash blocks the 2 right lanes #mdtraffic @wusa9
  • (8:21 a.m.) 2-Car #crash on Rt301 north of Croom Station Rd #mdtraffic @wusa9
  • (8:16 a.m.) Vehicle Fire..fully engulfed in flames! Randolph Rd at Nebel St in Rockville #mdtraffic @wusa9
  • (8:11 a.m.) In Fairfax I-495 at I-66 multi-vehicle #crash along right side @VaDOTNOVA @wusa9 #vatraffic
  • (8:05 a.m.) Metro trains are still running on a normal schedule, but you shouldn't be surprised by delays. Buses not running today.

SNOW PHOTOS: March Madness

  • (7:45 a.m.) #Crash on Inner Loop at Rt29/Colesville Rd #mdtraffic @wusa9 @MDSP
  • (7:42 a.m.) In #DC 14th St is CLOSED between NY Av and H St, NW "due to weather" @DCPoliceDept @DDOTDC @wusa9 #dctraffic
  • (7:16 a.m.) #Crash on the Outer Loop I-495 North at Gallows Rd on the shoulder @wusa9 #vatraffic
  • (7:13 a.m.) Inner Loop I-495 South after Allentown spun out and facing wrong direction in the median #mdtraffic @wusa9
  • (7:10 a.m.) #DC Snow Emergency Plan is now in effect..look for the signs! It's a $250 fine + $100 towing + $20 storage fee per day! @wusa9 #dctraffic(7:05 a.m.) #Crash on GW Parkway South after Rt123 in the right lane #vatraffic @wusa9
  • (6:47 a.m.) #Snow complicates travel at #DCA this morning. Click here to view flight information.
  • (6:46 a.m.) In College slid into the guardrail on Outer Loop ramp to I-95 North #mdtraffic @wusa9
  • (6:45 a.m.) 3-car #crash on Outer Loop I-495 North at Greenbelt Metro Station..crews moving it the shoulder @wusa9 #mdtraffic
  • (6:44 a.m.) Virginia residents can enter their address at to see status of plowing in their neighborhood
  • (6:38 a.m.) #Snow Trucks and plows are out treating in full force in the #DMV: @VaDOTNOVA has 4000 trucks; @MDSHA 2600 trucks; @DDOTDC 253 trucks @wusa9
  • (6:32 a.m.) Cancellations: MARC. VRE, RideOn, Metrobus, MetroAccess, TheBus, Loudoun Cty Commuter Bus..#AMTRAK is on limited service for NE @wusa9 #DMV
  • (6:29 a.m.) Inner Loop I-495 South at Central Av..single vehicle #crash on right shoulder..roads are slippery!! #mdtraffic
  • (6:24 a.m.) #Crash on I-270 South after Montrose Rd #mdtraffic @wusa9
  • (6:14 a.m.) Wires down in #DC: 15th Street is CLOSED at Independence Av SW #dctraffic @wusa9
  • (5:44 a.m.) #Crash reported on Outer Loop I-495 West after University Blvd..crews are on the way #mdtraffic @wusa9
  • (5:25 a.m.) In Woodbridge #crash I-95N HOV after Rt234 along right side..lots of single vehicle 'spin-outs' already this careful! @wusa9 #VA
  • (5:11 a.m.) #Snow covered roads..Snow Emergency Plan in most of the area w/$250 fine + towing if parked in lanes @wusa9 #DMV @DDOTDC @MDSHA @VaDOTNOVA


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