WASHINGTON – An accident along New York Avenue stopped traffic in both directions around 6 p.m. Wednesday night.
D.C. police say the accident involved one of their own. A squad car flipped over and hit a minivan near the circle at West Virginia and Montana avenues, closing all lanes during the evening rush.
Neither the police officer nor the driver of the minivan were critically injured.
For the hundreds of thousands of migrants on the move across Europe, the pace of a day is dictated by forces almost entirely beyond their control.