Following a two-car collision that left a man dead and a woman hurt, the northbound lanes of the Baltimore-Washington Parkway close to the Beltway have been closed for hours this morning, according to U.S. Park Police.
While the crash is being investigated, WTOP traffic reports that police are diverting all northbound traffic on the BW Parkway close to Interstate 495.
Around 2:30 a.m., it took place. According to authorities, a woman was brought to the hospital but is likely to recover, while a male passed away at the site.
The cause of the collision and the names of those involved, according to the police, are unknown.