LIVE TRAFFIC BLOG: 3 injured in crash on SB I-270

ROCKVILLE, Md. (WUSA9) -- Maryland State Police are investigating after a two-vehicle crash in the main lanes of southbound I-270 at Route 28 on Monday morning.

WUSA 9's Monika Samtani reports that one of the two SUVs overturned.

Three people were taken to the hospital, according to police. One person was in critical condition while two others suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

After a traffic backup that reached at least 10 miles, at approximately 8:30 a.m. police said that the road had reopened to traffic.


Here are the latest traffic incident tweets from our traffic anchor Monika Samtani (@MonikaOn9):

8:30 a.m.: UPDATE I-270S REOPENED at Rt28 after serious 6am crash..big delays remain from Germantown and surrounding area @wusa9 #mdtraffic @MDSP

8:09 a.m.: Accident on Outer Loop I-495 South at Carderock blocks 2 left lanes..traffic slows from at least River Rd @wusa9 #mdtraffic

8:08 a.m.: In Clarksburg accident closes Rt355 Northbound between Newcut Rd at Rt121 @wusa9 #mdtraffic

8:07 a.m.: UPDATE**I-270 South at Rt28..1 lane gets by serious crash w/2 SUV's and a car since 6am..traffic is jammed from Germantown @wusa9 #mdtraffic

6:07 a.m.: Accident on BW Parkway North after Rt198 in the left lane #mdtraffic @wusa9

6:05 a.m.: #BREAKING Traffic UPDATE**I-270 South CLOSED at Rt28 w/ crash involving 2 SUV' overturned..use local lanes or Rt355 @wusa9 #mdtraffic

5:55 a.m.: I-270 South after Rt28 in Rockville..accident with only the right lane getting by..could be serious @wusa9 #mdtraffic

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