The northbound Baltimore-Washington Parkway is closed between Riverdale Road and the Beltway as U.S. Park Police investigate a double shooting on the roadway.
A U.S. Park Police spokesman said at 5:45 a.m. that the parkway will remain closed for the next several hours. Traffic is being diverted onto Riverdale Road. Southbound lanes are not affected by the investigation.
For a full report on the shooting, see Crime Scene.
By 05:34 AM ET, 05/05/2011