Fatal Accident at I-66, Fairfax Parkway

Virginia State Police say two women were killed in an early-morning accident Friday on Interstate 66 near the ramp to the Fairfax County Parkway, Route 286.

Police said a car traveling in the westbound lanes ran off the right side of the road and hit a tree, killing two female passengers. The male driver was taken to Fairfax Inova Hospital with minor injuries.

Identities of the victims have not been released pending notification of next of kin.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.