MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. — Two lanes are shut on Interstate 495 Outer Loop due to the fact of a jackknifed tractor trailer early Thursday morning.
Maryland State Law enforcement troopers responded to the Beltway Outer Loop at Seminary Road in Montgomery County all-around 2:10 a.m. Once on scene, troopers observed a flat mattress tractor trailer that experienced misplaced its load of aluminum rods. The spilled load and filth from the collision spread across two lanes of the Outer Loop. As a outcome all those lanes are closed. Two other lanes remain open up Thursday early morning, Maryland Condition Law enforcement claimed.
Investigators say no one was harm in the incident.
The Condition Freeway Administration has sent a clean up-up crew for removing of the dirt, and a tow truck has been known as to clear away the tractor trailer and its load. Drivers in the place must abide by police direction.
Maryland State Law enforcement did not say no matter if the crash was climate associated. Powerful storms strike the D.C. region Wednesday evening, and showers lingered into Thursday morning. The result in of the crash remains beneath investigation.
Maryland State Police reported all around 6 a.m. that vacation lanes had been again open up on I-495, but there are still some of the massive aluminum pipes on the suitable shoulder. Individuals pipes are envisioned to be taken out soon after morning hurry hour targeted traffic subsides.