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Quieter Roadways but Bus Crash Remains

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Traffic remains troublesome around the bus accident on I-66 westbound just east of Nutley. As of 8:34 p.m., traffic was still backing up 12 miles on I-66 W, according to Virginia State Police. The accident was also causing backups on the outer loop of the Beltway approaching I-66.

But roadways have quieted elsewhere in the region. No mass exodus out of D.C. for the holiday weekend, at least not at the moment. A pity -- those of us staying put were hoping for depopulated streets, ample parking, no wait at the supermarket...

By Michael Birnbaum  |  May 22, 2009; 8:40 PM ET
Categories:  Advisories , Commuting , Congestion , Driving , Getaway , Safety , highways , holiday travel  
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