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      Baltimore-Washington Parkway reopens after fatal crash

      Photo: Mike Rudd/WJLA

      All lanes of Baltimore-Washington Parkway have{}reopened{}following a fatal accident in Laurel, U.S. Park Police say.

      Just after 3 a.m. Monday{}a car was traveling northbound on I-295 when it left the roadway and struck a tree, ABC7 reports.{}A person, believed to be{}a female, who was inside the car was pronounced dead at the scene.

      The car was found{}overturned in the median strip, between Route 197 and Route 198. Authorities say{}another fatal accident happened at the{}same location on Sunday.

      After being closed for several hours, the northbound and southbound lanes reopened around 8:10 a.m.