Motorcyclist killed in Alexandria crash

One person was killed in a crash on King Street in Alexandria, which closed the road for hours on Friday morning. Police are still investigating what caused the crash.

WASHINGTON — Traffic has reopened in both directions on King Street at Park Center Drive in Alexandria, Virginia, following a deadly motorcycle crash early Friday morning.

Police closed the road to traffic in both directions for several hours beginning a little after 2:30 a.m. when the crash happened.

The driver of the motorcycle was pronounced dead on the scene.

There is no word yet on what caused the crash.

A map of the area can be seen below.

WTOP’s Nick Iannelli contributed to this report.

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