Update from MC Emergency Management: Left lane and shoulder open. All other Inner Loop lanes may remain blocked through the remainder of the evening commute. Motorists should seek alternate route of travel.
All Lanes of Inner Loop I495 Prior to Exit 33 are Blocked Due to an Accident
A serious accident has blocked all lanes prior to exit 33 (Connecticut Ave) on 495 Thursday evening. Drivers are being advised to seek alternate routes as this is likely to be an extended closure.
Additional details per MCPD:
The inner loop of 495 HWY is closed from Wisconsin Ave. to Connecticut Ave. due to a traffic collision. Police are redirecting traffic from southbound 270 HWY onto Montrose Rd. Drivers are advised to seek an alternate route. Expect significant delays.