Motorcyclist killed in Alexandria crash

Police in Alexandria said they hope to have the closures on King Street lifted before 8 a.m. (WTOP/Nick Iannelli)
Police in Alexandria said they hope to have the closures on King Street lifted before 8 a.m. (WTOP/Nick Iannelli) (WTOP/Nick Iannelli)
Police in Alexandria have blocked off traffic in both directions of King Street between North Hampton Place and Park Center Drive in Alexandria, Virginia, following a deadly motorcycle crash early Friday morning. (WTOP/Nick Iannelli)
Police in Alexandria have blocked off traffic in both directions of King Street between North Hampton Place and Park Center Drive in Alexandria, Virginia, following a deadly motorcycle crash early Friday morning. (WTOP/Nick Iannelli) (WTOP/Nick Iannelli)
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Police in Alexandria said they hope to have the closures on King Street lifted before 8 a.m. (WTOP/Nick Iannelli)
Police in Alexandria have blocked off traffic in both directions of King Street between North Hampton Place and Park Center Drive in Alexandria, Virginia, following a deadly motorcycle crash early Friday morning. (WTOP/Nick Iannelli)

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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