Glen Burnie, Md: - Parts of Ritchie Highway will remained closed today due to emergency phone line repair, police said
Anne Arundel county police said that due to downed phone lines, drivers should avoid Ritchie Highway at Eighth Ave. in Glen Burnie.
Just after 9:00 a.m., a boom truck struck and knocked down wires in the extremely busy part of the county.
Traffic is being diverted to Crain Highway. Police said commuters can expect the delay to continue into rush hour.