While Fox News may have falsely reported the Washington Monument was leaning to the right (Freudian slip?) - it does appear that the site did suffer damage.

According to the Washington Post, “the National Park Service says the Washington Monument may have  suffered cracks near its top during Tuesday’s earthquake, and the  monument could be closed indefinitely.” 

Until the final determination, the monument will remain closed. 

While Fox News may have falsely reported the Washington Monument was leaning to the right (Freudian slip?) - it does appear that the site did suffer damage.

According to the Washington Post, “the National Park Service says the Washington Monument may have suffered cracks near its top during Tuesday’s earthquake, and the monument could be closed indefinitely.” 

Until the final determination, the monument will remain closed.