Two Accidents Snarl Traffic on I270 Spur - NBC4 Washington

Two Accidents Snarl Traffic on I270 Spur

Accident before dawn on Thursday



    Two accidents caused backups on the NB I270 spur Thursday morning. Watch chopper video. (Published Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012)

    UPDATE: By 7:50 a.m., police reopened all lanes. 

    There were two accidents on the northbound I270 spur prior to I270 on Thursday morning around 6 a.m.

    Initially, all lanes were blocked on the roadway there just past Democracy Boulevard.

    The first incident involves a jack-knifed tractor trailer.  There are no injuries in this incident. 

    The second accident is a two vehicle collision.  Four people were reported injured.  No word on the severity of the injuries at this time.

    Police were diverting all traffic already on the spur onto Democracy Boulevard.

    Check back for updates.