A motorist was fatally injured late Monday afternoon in a crash on the Capital Beltway in Fairfax County, Virginia state police said Tuesday.

Andrej Kolacevski, 39, of Alexandria, Va., was driving on the outer loop west of Telegraph Road at 5:30 p.m. when the crash occurred, according to police.

His vehicle swerved off the right side of the road and ran first into the rear of another car and then into a flatbed wrecker, police said. The wrecker was legally stopped on the right shoulder, according to police.

They said Kolacevski died at a hospital.

The driver of the car that was struck was not injured, and the driver of the wrecker was treated at the scene for minor injuries, police said.

The crash remained under investigation, police said.