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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

UPDATED: Catlett man arrested in connection with Loudoun One shots fired incident

UPDATED: A Catlett man wanted in connection with a domestic dispute Friday during which several shots were fired turned himself in to law-enforcement officials today, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. John H. Abel, 48, of Catlett, was charged Saturday with domestic assault, brandishi

FAUQUIER TIMES-DEMOCRAT - 2018-03-18 01:30:00

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

WBALTV.COM - 2018-03-17 17:59:00

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

Father Charged With Felony Child Neglect In Gainesville: Police

GAINESVILLE, VA-A man allegedly under the influence of prescription medication and alcohol was arrested Tuesday after being found passed out with his two young children in the home, according to Prince William County Police. Christian Thomas Devol, 39, of the 6900 block of Kona Drive in Gainesville,


'Spur of the moment' lottery ticket worth $200K for Chantilly man

William Sullivan was running a quick errand when he decided to pick up a "50X the Money" ticket worth $200,000. Virginia Lottery photo A "spur of the moment" decision to buy a lottery ticket earned a Chantilly man $200,000, according to a Virginia Lottery news release. William Sullivan was running a

INSIDE NOVA - 2018-03-17 14:11:00

Northern Virginia Weather: Beware The Nor'easter

STERLING, VA-Following a tease Sunday that spring is beckoning, the work-week weather forecast for Northern Virginia-alas-isn't likely to put a spring in your step. We're talking about a nor'easter flirtation, with chances of snow on Tuesday and Wednesday. That's the word from the National Weather S

PATCH - 2018-03-18 19:53:51

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


Fire department: Woman dies in fire at motel in Fairfax

FAIRFAX, Va. - The Fairfax City Fire Department says a woman died in a fire at the Lee High Inn motel along Fairfax Boulevard on Thursday morning. Officials say they found Megan Shuman, 35, of Sterling, deceased inside a motel room where they believe the fire started. Fire officials say units arrive


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


One person killed, suspect detained after shooting in Fairfax County

GREAT FALLS, Va - One person is dead and a suspect has been detained after a shooting in Great Falls, according to Fairfax County Police. According to police, the incident took place in the 10,100 block of Colvin Run Road in Great Falls Thursday night. Officials are still currently on the scene. We


Person Found Dead In Burned-Out Vehicle In Woodbridge: Police

WOODBRIDGE, VA-Someone was found dead inside a vehicle engulfed in flames Thursday morning at 14300 Veterans Drive, according to Prince William County Police. The person's identity is not known, and the body was taken to the Medical Examiner's Office for an autopsy. Shortly before 8 a.m., police res


$200K Virginia Lottery Ticket Claimed By Chantilly Man

CHANTILLY, VA-Buying a Virginia Lottery ticket wasn't on William Sullivan's to-do list when he recently went out to run errands, but the Chantilly man bought one anyway at "the spur of the moment." Good thing for him that he did. Turns out his "50X the Money" ticket was worth $200,000. Sullivan's im


Twitter threat prompts extra police presence at Loudoun County High School

LEESBURG, Va. - Police have increased their presence at a Virginia high school after a threat was received on social media. Investigators say the threat was made on Twitter against Loudoun County High School in Leesburg. As a precaution, extra police will be at the school. The investigating is conti