Motorcyclist killed in I-66 accident

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Virginia State Police is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash in Arlington County. The crash occurred Tuesday at 9:57 p.m. on Interstate 66 near Exit 67.
According to witnesses, two motorcycles were westbound on I-66 and traveling at a high rate of speed. One of the motorcycles rear-ended a car traveling west on I-66. The impact of the crash caused the motorcycle to run off the interstate and strike the guardrail.
The motorcyclist died at the scene.
The driver of the car was not injured in the crash. The victim’s identity was not immediately available.


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