Big backups have formed on the Inner Loop of the Beltway due to a jackknifed tractor trailer.
The crash happened in the northbound lanes of I-495 between I-66 and Route 7, north of Merrifield. Two lanes of traffic appear to be getting by the crash scene, based on traffic camera images, but major backups have formed.
One person was reported injured and has been transported to a local hospital.
Units on scene of jack knifed tractor-trailer I495 NB Prior To Leesburg Pike. One person transported to area hospital. 3 main lanes closed on I495 NB due to crash. Only right lane is open. Unknown duration. @VSPPIO on scene. pic.twitter.com/ykya39bSIJ
— Fairfax Fire/Rescue (@ffxfirerescue) December 3, 2018