Two Baltimore City roadways were blocked by disabled vehicles during Wednesday morning's accident-filled commute, according to the state Department of Transportation.
All northbound lanes of Interstate 83 northbound in the city were closed due to an accident just south of the 41st Street bridge on Wednesday morning, according to the Baltimore City Department of Transportation.
The impact of the closure on traffic was severe, the department said.
Two other Baltimore City roadways were also blocked by disabled vehicles during Wednesday morning's incident-filled commute, according to the state Department of Transportation.
A two vehicle collision in Baltimore City on the outer loop of I-695 prior to the MD 173 (Hawkins Point Road) closed all outer loop lanes and one inner loop lane and involved injuries, DOT said. The accident followed an earlier problem in the area caused by a disabled vehicle.
A disabled vehicle in Baltimore City on I-95 North at Bore 3 of the Fort McHenry Tunnel closed one of four northbound tunnel lanes at 8:27 a.m., DOT said.
In other incidents, southbound MD 170 traffic in Anne Arundel County has been blocked due to emergency roadwork at 8:49 a.m., according to DOT, which added that the northbound traffic lane and shoulder are bi-directional.
A single-vehicle crash in Baltimore County on the inner loop of I-695 at the MD 158 (Bethlehem Boulevard) exit has closed one of two inner loop traffic lanes and one of two inner loop shoulders at 8:49 a.m., DOT said.
A single-vehicle crash, in Harford County on Interstate 95 North prior to the MD 152 (Mountain Road) exit, has closed one of two northbound traffic lanes and one of two northbound shoulders at 7:36 a.m., according to DOT.
And an incident in Howard County on MD 100 West at I-85 has closed one of two westbound traffic lanes and one of two westbound shoulders at 8:46 a.m., DOT said.
The Maryland Transportation Authority reported that the I-695 Curtis Creek Drawbridge is scheduled to open today at 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. for U.S. Coast Guard water traffic.
The Maryland Transit Administration reported minor delays on the MARC train at 9:05 a.m.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun