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(WUSA9) -- A woman suffered life-threatening injuries in a two-car crash on the Capital Beltway on Monday morning.

The woman was trapped inside her car after it collided with another car before Branch Avenue at 6:30 a.m., according to Prince George's County Fire Department spokesperson Mark Brady. She was extricated and medics transported her to a hospital.

All lanes were blocked with traffic getting by on the shoulder as emergency personnel and tow trucks were on the scene.