Beach Drive reopens after crash in Northwest

The crash caused a closure between Porter Street and Harvard Street for almost two hours. (Courtesy of Tyrone Skeen)
Authorities cleared all the vehicles from the road and said there were no serious injuries. (Courtesy of Tyrone Skeen)
Several cars had to be removed from the roads. (Courtesy of Tyrone Skeen)
Credit WTOP/ Neal Augenstein

WASHINGTON — Beach Drive in Northwest D.C. is has been reopened after a crash involving multiple vehicles caused a closure between Porter Street and Harvard Street.

The crash near the entrance to the National Zoo occurred just before 6 a.m.

Three ambulances were called to the scene, though no injuries were serious, according to D.C. Fire and EMS spokesman Vito Maggiolo.

Colleen Kelleher

Colleen Kelleher is an award-winning journalist who has been with WTOP since 1996. Kelleher joined WTOP as the afternoon radio writer and night and weekend editor and made the move to in 2001. Now she works early mornings as the site's Senior Digital Editor.

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