• Lane closures start Friday night on portion of I-95, Beltway

    WASHINGTON — Starting Friday night, as many as three lanes will be shut down on a portion of Interstate 95/Interstate 495 at Richie Marlboro Road in Prince George’s County, the Maryland Department of Transportation’s State Highway…

  • Tree blocked lanes on I-95 in Va.

    WASHINGTON – A skinny, long tree briefly blocked traffic in the southbound lanes of Interstate 95 before Dumfries, Virginia, Thursday morning. Highway crews sawed through the tree to remove it in pieces just before lunchtime.…

  • Pedestrian killed on I-95 in Laurel

    WASHINGTON — A pedestrian was killed on Wednesday morning after being stuck on Interstate 95 in Laurel, Maryland in Prince George’s County. The victim was in the northbound lanes of the interstate around 11:40 a.m.…

  • Cold weather keeps gates of 95 Express Lanes closed

    WASHINGTON — The big chill kept the new 95 Express Lanes in Virginia from opening on time for the Thursday morning rush hour, leaving drivers without an option to pay tolls for a quicker commute.…

  • Driving the 95 Express Lanes in 95 seconds (Video)

    WASHINGTON — Do you have an E-ZPass? The 95 Express Lanes are open for business. I took a test drive on the southbound lanes Wednesday afternoon, successfully dodging delays in the main lanes through Lorton,…

  • Crews to repave section of Interstate 95

    LAUREL, Md. (AP) — Maryland highway crews will be repaving a section of northbound Interstate 95 in one of the final segments of the Intercounty Connector project. The paving will require a week’s worth of…

  • Tanker overturns, spills gas on I-95 in Virginia

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia state police say a tanker truck has overturned and spilled gasoline on Interstate 95 in Chesterfield County. Spokeswoman Corinne Geller says the southbound truck collided with another vehicle at 6:07…

  • Expect I-95 traffic delays during your summer getaway

    As many in the region plan for a summer getaway to the beaches in Virginia or North Carolina, transportation leaders are reminding drivers to expect some delays on any trip south on Interstate 95.

  • Ways to avoid miles-long delays during summer getaways

    Travelers returning from holiday weekend getaways Sunday found themselves stuck in stop-and-go traffic for hours, and it was some of the worst traffic WTOP\’s Director of Traffic and Transit Operations has ever seen.

  • Police investigating fatal crash in Maryland

    A motorcyclist died on the scene. The investigation is ongoing.

  • Weather delays $90 million ICC project

    The Maryland State Highway Administration says over the winter crews could not get the work done because snow storms repeatedly hit the area.

  • 1 dies, several seriously hurt as bus overturns on I-95

    An overturned bus shut down the southbound lanes of Interstate 95 just after Lorton Road in Fairfax County, Va., early Sunday morning. Police are searching for a car that may have caused the accident and ask the public for help.

  • Telegraph Road Bridge to reopen

    The detour ends and a short cut returns for some drivers in Virginia.

  • Toll gantries rise, drivers not charged yet along I-95 express lanes

    Toll gantries are slowly appearing above drivers using the existing HOV lanes, soon to be express lanes, along both Interstate 95 and 395. But tolling won\’t begin just yet.

  • I-95 in Stafford County reopens after bus crash

    Virginia State Police charged the driver of a Princess Tours bus
    that flipped on its side, shutting down southbound Interstate 95 in Stafford
    County for four hours, has been charged with reckless driving.