Fairfax, VA (August 14, 2020) – A traffic accident took place this morning that involved a tractor-trailer on a roadway in Fairfax.
The incident took place at approximately 9:41 a.m. in the westbound lanes of Interstate 66 near mile marker 62 when for unknown reasons, a tractor-trailer was involved in a collision. The cause and liability of the crash is still being determined by local law enforcement officials.
Paramedics were dispatched to the scene of the wreck, however, it is currently unclear how many people required emergency assistance at the site of the accident. The severity and scope of any injuries suffered also has yet to be disclosed.
No one involved in the accident has been identified at this time.
The area of I-66 where the accident occurred was shut down for a period of time afterward in order to allow first responders to safely clear the scene of the crash. The right shoulder of the off-ramp remained blocked off for some time after the incident took place.
No further details have been disclosed at this time.
An ongoing investigation by law enforcement is currently underway.
Our thoughts are with everyone who has been affected by this injury accident.
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