Update: Woman died in moped accident, portion of Connecticut Avenue NW still closed

Updated post at 1:08 p.m.

D.C. police said the woman riding the moped died as a result of the crash.

Officer Araz Alali, a police spokesman, said the woman collided with a truck.

Original post at 9:22 a.m.

D.C. police closed part of Connecticut Avenue NW Friday morning after a collision involving a moped and truck.

Connecticut Avenue NW is closed between Ellicott Street and Nebraska Avenue NW.

Authorities said a woman riding the moped was taken to the hospital after the 8:26 a.m. crash. Her condition was not released.

Victoria St. Martin covers breaking news and Prince William County for The Post's Local desk.
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