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WASHINGTON - A planned protest on the beltway for this weekend may all be a hoax.

The man behind it all told the Washington Post he simply wanted to ruffle some feathers when he made comments to U.S. News and World Report about 3,000 truckers coming to our area.

But there are no real plans to take over the highway.

Truckers we spoke with say such a protest wouldn't accomplish much and police would probably ticket participants.
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