Arundel Digest

Ramp from U.S. 50 to Route 2 to close tonight, tomorrow

The ramp from westbound U.S. 50 to southbound Route 2 (Solomons Island Road) is scheduled to be closed tonight and again tomorrow night.


The off-ramp will be shut down from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. both nights while workers install steel girders as part of a $12 million project to improve the interchange.

Messages will be posted to direct drivers to detours, and Maryland State Police will assist with traffic management. The work is subject to change in case of bad weather.


2 people hurt in crash that closes part of U.S. 50

A crash involving at least five cars and one tractor-trailer closed all but two lanes of eastbound U.S. 50 early yesterday evening.

Two people were injured in the accident, which took place at 5:30 p.m. between the exits for Route 450/Parole and Rowe Boulevard.

The accident was cleared by 7:30 p.m.