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All lanes of eastbound I-66 in Fairfax County reopen

Crews work to clear a crash in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 66 on Wednesday in Fairfax County. (VDOT)
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All lanes along the eastbound side of Interstate 66 reopened Wednesday in Fairfax County after a crash involving a truck.

The lanes reopened just after noon.

The accident occurred about 9 a.m. near the Route 123 (Chain Bridge Road) interchange in the Oakton area. Backups at one point extended about five miles to Route 286 (Fairfax County Parkway).

Virginia State Police said the crash involved an armored vehicle and a Ford pickup truck. The cause of the crash was not immediately known. It remains under investigation. Authorities said no one was seriously hurt.

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