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Police Seek More Info in Head-On GW Parkway Crash

U.S. Park Police are asking for information from anyone who saw what happened or anything prior to yesterday's fatal multi-vehicle head-on crash on the GW Parkway.

Late yesterday, U.S. Park Police responded to a fatal multi-vehicle head-on crash with injuries on George Washington Memorial Parkway NB/SB south of Tulane Drive in Fairfax County.

U.S. Park Police said two vehicles crashed head-on on the south side of the Parkway in the area of Morningside Lane, and victims had to be extracted from the vehicles.

The driver of a taxi was killed in the head-on crash while two others suffered life-threatening injuries and were flown to a local hospital. One other person with injuries that were not life-threatening was taken to a hospital.

Police say the family of the driver that was killed has asked that the driver’s name not be released.

Anyone who saw what happened or anything prior to the crash is asked to call the U.S. Park Police tip line at 202-610-8737 or send email to

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