Police and firefighters are on scene of a crash along Route 50 that left two people trapped in an overturned van.
The crash happened shortly before 8 a.m. on the ramp from Glebe Road to westbound Route 50.
The ramp and two lanes of westbound Route 50 are closed due to the emergency response. Morning rush hour commuters should expect slow traffic on both directions on Route 50.
The trapped occupants of the vans were quickly freed by rescuers. They’re injured but expected to be okay.
Earlier this morning a portion of eastbound I-66 was closed at Washington Blvd in Arlington for a reported multi-vehicle crash.
More on the Route 50 crash via social media:
— Arlington Fire (@ArlingtonVaFD) December 18, 2019
INCIDENT: Traffic Collision
LOCATION: WB Rt 50 after Glebe Rd
IMPACT: WB Rt 50 is down to 1 left lane open, 2 Right lanes closed, the ramp from Glebe Rd to WB Rt 50 is closed, avoid the area seek an alternate route pic.twitter.com/x1vnrBHwTL
— Arlington Alert (@arlingtonalert) December 18, 2019