All lanes on the Baltimore Washington Parkway and MD 32 in Jessup on Thursday have been reopened with the clearing of early morning incidents on both highways, according to the state Department of Transportation.
Northbound traffic on the BW Parkway reopened at 8:40 a.m. with the clearing of a two-vehicle collision with injury first reported by DOT more than four hours earlier. The crash had closed all lanes between MD 32 and MD 175, DOT said.
A collision with injury on MD 32 in Jessup at the BW Parkway cleared at 8:38 a.m. after shutting down the right off-ramp lanes and right traffic lanes in both directions for more than three hours, DOT said.
The Baltimore City Department of Transportation reported at 6:41 a.m. that water repairs have closed eastbound North Avenue is closed between Greenmount and Homewood avenues.
The Maryland Transportation Authority said that toll plaza lanes on the southbound Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore City remain closed three weeks after a two-vehicle collision. Southbound lanes 18-19 are shut down due to the July 15 accident, DOT said.
MdTA spokeswoman Tamory Winfield said that the lanes are closed due to a two-vehicle incident involving a truck that lost its attenuator at the location. She said that the contractor making repairs "now has the parts in and anticipates installation next week."
The Maryland Transit Administration reported at 8:50 a.m. that trains, buses and mobility vehicles were running on schedule.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun