LAUREL, Md. (WUSA9) --A serious two-vehicle accident on the southbound Baltimore Washington Parkway before Route 197 has sent one vehicle in woods and another in median about 150 yards behind the accident on Wednesday morning.

The accident happened at approximately 6:10 a.m.

Anne Arundel County Fire and Rescue officials say a 61-year-old man was taken to the hospital. He suffered serious but non life-threatening injuries.

Only two lanes of traffic are getting by the crash scene.

See photos from the crash here: