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Truck Carrying Potatoes Overturns on Outer Loop

A truck carrying potatoes overturned on the Capital Beltway's outer loop Wednesday morning, closing several lanes of traffic during the morning rush. 

The accident happened at about 2:30 a.m. near Forestville Road in Prince George's County.  

Maryland State Police Cpl. Anthony Washington says the driver was flown to Shock Trauma in Baltimore with a significant arm injury.

Washington says investigators are looking at whether the driver fell asleep.

All lanes are now open. 

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