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20-year-old woman dies after car crashes into tree on Suitland Pkwy

The crash happened around 7:19 a.m. in the area of inbound Suitland Parkway right before Branch Avenue. When police got to the scene they learned that the car crashed into a tree.
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SUITLAND, Md. -- A 20-year-old woman died after her car crashed into a tree on Suitland Parkway early Thanksgiving morning, US Park police said.

The crash happened around 7:19 a.m. in the area of inbound Suitland Parkway right before Branch Avenue. When police got to the scene they learned that the car crashed into a tree.

Police identified the woman as a 20-year-old from Suitland. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation shows that only one car was involved in the crash and speed and environmental conditions may have been a factor.

US Park police is still investigating this crash and are asking anyone who may have witnessed anything to call the CIB Tip Line at (202) 610-8737 or US Park Police Communications at (202) 6107500.