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All lanes of Outer Loop reopen after multiple-vehicle crash

Monday - 2/24/2014, 10:05am  ET

WASHINGTON -- All lanes on the Outer Loop of the Capital Beltway have reopened in Prince George's County after a crash caused delays for Monday morning commuters.

A multiple-vehicle crash occurred on the Outer Loop at Md. 5/Branch Avenue (Exit 7) in Prince George's County at about 6:25 a.m. All lanes are open as of 10 a.m.

One of the vehicles involved was a propane truck.

Prince George's County Fire Department Public Information Officer Mark Brady says the crash trapped a woman in a vehicle. Emergency crews extricated the woman and transported her to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Officials have not yet said what caused the crash.

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