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Dozens injured, 20 vehicles involved in crash after tractor trailer lost load on I-270

GERMANTOWN, Md. - Dozens are injured after a tractor trailer carrying stones and gravel lost its load in a crash early Monday in Montgomery County causing a multi-vehicle collision involving at least 20 vehicles. (525a) SB I270 near Middlebrook Road, multi-car collision, lanes closed pic.twitter.com

FOX5DC.COM - 2018-03-19 13:02:00

Taco Bell Serving Alcohol Will Be Coming To Alexandria

ALEXANDRIA, VA-The Alexandria City Council approved a Taco Bell Cantina, which serves twisted freezes, beer and wine and tapas-style menu items, to open at 417 King Street. The approval went through despite some residents concerns, although there was a compromise on outdoor dining hours. The restaur

PATCH - 2018-03-19 17:03:20

Missing: 15-Year-Old Mother, Infant Daughter From Takoma Park

TAKOMA PARK, MD - Detectives from the Takoma Park Police Department are investigating the disappearance of a missing Takoma Park teenager and her infant daughter. Kiari Moore, 15, and her 3-month-old daughter, Ahmari Brocksmith, were last seen by Moore's father at about 1:30 a.m. Sunday. They were

PATCH - 2018-03-19 15:08:54

116-Year-Old House Erupts In Flames In Upper Marlboro (Video)

UPPER MARLBORO, MD -- A man is injured and a 116-year-old house suffered significant damage after a fire broke out in Upper Marlboro early Sunday morning. Video is embedded below. Prince George's County Fire Department spokesman Mark Brady tweeted that the fire started in the 18300 block of Queen An

PATCH - 2018-03-19 13:48:11

Best St. Patrick's Day Outfits At The Alexandria Parade

ALEXANDRIA, VA-The 37th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade in Alexandria drew an impressive attendance and array of green costumes Sunday. Spectators came decked out in Irish-inspired four leaf clover outfits, leprechaun hats, kilts and much more. And it wasn't just humans. Numerous people with their

PATCH - 2018-03-19 13:28:45

Attempted Armed Robbery of Starbucks Foiled By Audacious Customer

A Starbucks customer foiled a would-be armed robber - twice - over the weekend. According to an Arlington County Police crime report, a man walked into a business on the 3100 block of Lee Highway just after 5 a.m. Sunday morning, brandished a firearm and ordered everyone to the back of the store. A

ARLNOW.COM - 2018-03-19 12:45:31

Man Saved From Freezing Potomac River Near Great Falls

GREAT FALLS, VA-A Virginia teenager was rescued from the Potomac River near Great Falls as water temperatures were near the 40s. The man deliberately jumped into the water before going underwater, WTOP reported. Montgomery County and Fairfax County helped rescue the man after acquaintances had call

PATCH - 2018-03-19 12:38:55

Overturned vehicle closes road in Charles County

Waldorf, Md- At 3:49 p.m., on March 18th, a motor vehicle collision was reported on southbound Berry Road in the area of Bunker Hill Road. Units arrived on scene and investigated a single vehicle overturned with extensive damage to the vehicle. At this time, southbound Berry Road is closed and moto

BAY NET - 2018-03-18 20:32:24

Tractor-trailer driver found dead at I-95 rest area

Updated: 1:59 PM EDT Mar 17, 2018 Maryland State Police are investigating the death of a tractor-trailer driver in Howard County. Jose Ngoran Amoa, 64, of Laurel, was found dead Saturday morning at the rest stop south of the Patuxent River Bridge on the southbound side of Interstate 95. Police sai


Man killed in two-car crash in northern Virginia

WOODBRIDGE, Va. (AP) - A 23-year-old man has been killed in a two-car crash in northern Virginia. Prince William County Police said the accident happened just before 2:30 a.m. Sunday in Woodbridge when the driver of a 2000 Honda Civic lost control while driving westbound on the Prince William Parkwa

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-03-18 23:23:14

Spring Snow: Latest forecast and timeline for Northern Virginia

Snow is expected to arrive with the change of seasons Tuesday, but the amount and the impact on roads is not clear. The latest forecast is for 1-2 inches for most of Northern Virginia, with more north and west of Leesburg and Warrenton and less in southeastern Prince William and Stafford. The latest

INSIDE NOVA - 2018-03-18 13:56:00

Man Killed In Woodbridge Crash: Police

WOODBRIDGE, VA-A man was killed early Sunday morning in a two-vehicle crash at Prince William Parkway and Noble Pond Way, according to Prince William County Police. The victim, 23, died at the scene and his identity hasn't been released. Three people in the other vehicle suffered minor injuries. Sho

PATCH - 2018-03-18 14:57:48

Police look to identify two men related to Murder

BALTIMORE (WMAR) - Baltimore Police homicide detectives are requesting the publics help in identifying two men, in relation to a Friday afternoon murder in the 2800 block of Harford Road. Responding officers found a 21-year-old suffering from gunshot wounds to the back. He was transported to a hospi


Better late than never: Alexandria's 2018 St. Patrick's Day Parade gets another chance

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Even though St. Patrick's Day was on Saturday, Irish eyes were smiling in Old Town Alexandria on Sunday. A crowd lined Old Town Alexandria's King Street for the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade, which was postponed from March 3 due to the dangerous wind storm that battered the area.

WTOP - 2018-03-18 22:27:44

Police: Boy injured in Prince George's County shooting

BOWIE, Md. - Police say they are investigating after a boy was found shot Sunday afternoon in Bowie. Officers responded around noon for a report of a shooting inside a home at the 2100 block of Woodvale Lane, Prince George's County police say. Prelim: Officers responded around noon for a report of a

FOX5DC.COM - 2018-03-18 22:14:00

1 person dead in Fairfax Co. shooting

FAIRFAX CO. - One person is dead and one is detained in a Fairfax County shooting Thursday night, police say. Officers are investigating at the 10100 block of Colvin Run Road. Police say the shooting involved acquaintances and there is no lookout at this time. Stay with DCW50 for the latest. Filed i


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Fairfax County teacher arrested for child porn, Arlington County police say

The Arlington County Police Department said 56-year-old Robert Rowe of Arlington, a teacher at Sandburg Middle School in the Alexandria section of Fairfax County, was charged with possession of child pornography. ARLINGTON, Va. - A Fairfax County teacher has been charged with possession of child por


Cops investigating crash that killed Clinton woman

CLINTON, Md. - The Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit is investigating a fatal crash involving a single vehicle in Clinton. The victim is 55-year-old Brenda Pryor of Regina Court in Clinton. On March 12, 2018, at approximately 6:20 am, patrol officers were called to the 11700 block of Pisca


Three Prince George's County Men Arrested After Found in Stolen Car in Huntingtown

Leslie B. Perkins 3rd, 31 of Upper Marlboro On Thursday, March 8, 2018, at approximately 11:55 pm, Trooper First Class Warrick from the Maryland State Police Prince Frederick Barrack stopped a vehicle on Route 4 near Plum Point Rd. in Huntingtown for traffic violations. A check on both the vehicle a