(WUSA9) -- Montgomery County police and fire officials say a woman was injured in an accident on westbound River Road on Tuesday morning.

Authorities say at approximately 10:20 a.m., a vehicle went over the left guardrail on westbound River Road after Whittier Boulevard. The vehicle overturned in a ditch before landing upright.

A woman was transported to a hospital for evaluation, say officials.

Eastbound traffic was shut down for a short period of time.

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