Leesburg Pike in Fairfax Co. reopens after fatal crash

WASHINGTON — A section of Leesburg Pike in Fairfax County, Virginia, has reopened after a fatal crash involving a motorcycle had shut it down earlier Tuesday.

Police were dispatched to Leesburg Pike at Towlston Road at about 4 p.m. Tuesday.

The crash involved two cars and a motorcycle. The motorcyclist was pronounced dead on the scene. Two people were also transported to the hospital with injuries that weren’t life-threatening.

Officers are on the scene directing traffic. The crash is still under investigation.

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