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Lanes blocked on Outer Loop I-495 at I-270 due to overturned truck

Expect major delays in the area.

WASHINGTON — An overturned tractor-trailer on the Outer Loop of Interstate 495 blocked some lanes Friday morning.

The incident happened around 4:30 a.m. on the Outer Loop of I-495 Beltway just before Old Georgetown Road at Interstate 270, police said. The lanes of the roadway were reopened around 9 a.m.

The tractor-trailer was the only vehicle involved in the incident. No other cars were impacted on the roadway.

At this time, police said there are no injuries and hazmat crews have not been called to the scene.

Emergency crews and police are at the scene investigating.

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