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Fatal Crash on the BW Parkway

BW Parkway is closed in both directions at 197 as police investigate crash



    A woman is dead after a violent crash early this morning on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway that closed the highway for more than four hours. (Published Monday, May 30, 2011)

    The Baltimore-Washington Parkway was closed in both directions between routes 197 and 198 for more than four hours as police investigate an early morning fatal crash.

    At about 3:20 a.m., a woman driving north left the roadway and struck a tree on the median strip, police said. She was killed.


    Police redirected traffic around the crash. They are investigating how it happened.