WASHINGTON — Eastbound Boyd Parkway (U.S. Route 24) was temporarily shut down Tuesday afternoon at Grange Road because of a traffic crash, Washington police said on the department's Facebook page.

Traffic was diverted south onto Grange Road after the crash occurred about 4:15 p.m.  Boyd was reopened about 4:55 p.m., according to police.

More information about the accident, including possible injuries and the number of vehicles involved, was not immediately available.