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Joshua Hans Beach of Arlington was killed after crashing his Porsche

6:11 PM, Jan 5, 2014   |    comments
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WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- Police say one person is dead after an accident on the Potomac Parkway at the I-66 exit ramp.

Officials say 25-year-old Joshua Hans Beach of Arlington, Va. was killed when he lost control of his 1999 Porsche Carrera while attempting to take the ramp toward Virginia.

The vehicle struck a raised median Sunday at approximately 1:45 a.m. before rotating clock wise, traveling across the exit lanes and striking the guardrail/jersey wall combination, according to police.

The Porsche then flipped over, driver's side down, and landed on its roof where it continued to slide across the exit lanes.

The crash is currently under investigation.

The Metropolitan Police Department is asking anyone with information about this case to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department's TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.

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