Notes: Two hospitalized after GW Parkway crash on Wednesday afternoon

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Location of crash on GW Parkway (image via Google Maps)

Two people were hospitalized after a serious crash on the George Washington Parkway yesterday afternoon.

The crash happened around 5 p.m. on the George Washington Parkway near Daingerfield Island, WTOP reported.

One car overturned completely and the other suffered significant front-end damage.

WTOP reported that two people were taken to the hospital, one with injuries never considered life threatening, the other was initially considered critical but has since improved.

Image via Google Maps

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