Officials: Man dies after car gets wrapped around tree on GW Parkway in Fairfax County

A car wrapped around a tree on the GW Parkway in Fairfax County. (Photo, ABC7) 

A man is dead after a car crashed and got wrapped around a tree on George Washington Parkway in Fairfax County Monday morning, according to authorities.

U.S. Park Police were on the scene after Fairfax County says the vehicle crashed on GW Parkway going north over Dead Run Trail at around 6 a.m. Authorities say the man was trapped inside and taken to the hospital. He died just before going into surgery, officials say.

GW Parkway was closed northbound in the area of Turkey Run as authorities respond but opened back up at around 9:50 a.m.

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