Margaret Ashong, 62, withstood domestic violence from her husband for years. (Jahi Chikwendiu/WASHINGTON POST)

Medic critically injured in fall from overpass. An Alexandria medic
fell from an overpass
into Four Mile Creek after responding to a
vehicle fire on I-395 Wednesday evening. The fall was about 20 feet below the interstate.

Peyton Manning and Dan Snyder (ReutersJonathan Newton - The Washington Post)

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Huguely trial continues. Huguely, 24, of Chevy Chase, is accused of first-degree murder and five other charges in the 2010 death of Yeardley Love, his ex-girlfriend, in her off-campus apartment. You can view recent tweets from The Post’s Jenna Johnson here, and stay with PostLocal for more coverage on the trial.