There were five reported collisions on highways in Montgomery County prior to 10am Friday morning, according to Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services (MCFRS) public information officer Pete Piringer.
The collisions occurred on the inner loop of I-495 near University Boulevard, at the southbound I-270 Spur near Democracy Boulevard, on the ramp from east bound Shady Grove Rd to north bound I-270, on the ramp from west bound Montrose Rd to north bound I270, and on southbound I-270 between Route 121 & route 27.
MCFRS wants to be cautious while driving in the rain. “Slow down, always use headlights, keep a safe distance.”
🚨Collisions @MontgomeryCoMD …. IL I495 Beltway near University Boulevard; SB I270 Spur near Democracy Boulevard; ramp from EB Shady Grove Rd to NB I270; ramp from WB Montrose Rd to NB I270; SB I270 btwn Rt121 & aRt27; some lanes blocked pic.twitter.com/4qu04glHD2
— Pete Piringer (@mcfrsPIO) November 11, 2022