GW Parkway closed due to tractor trailer crash in Fort Hunt area

Photo: Brianne Carter

(WJLA) - The George Washington Parkway was closed at Wellington Road in the Fort Hunt area Thursday morning due to a tractor trailer accident.

Both the northbound and southbound lanes of the highway were closed in the aftermath of the crash, which involved a large semi truck and a car.

Two people were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Tractor trailers are prohibited from driving on the George Washington Parkway.