WASHINGTON, DC — The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) and the Metropolitan Police Department would like to inform the public that the following streets will be closed due to a structure fire in the 1100 block of Pennsylvania Avenue, SE.
- Pennsylvania Avenue from 10th to 12th Streets, SE (eastbound closed)
- 11th and 12th Streets (northbound) at G Street, SE
- E Street at 10th Street, SE
**Pennsylvania Avenue (westbound) is open**
The Metropolitan Police Department and the D.C. Department of Transportation are urging all motorists to travel the suggested alternate routes:
- Benning Road
- East Capitol Street
- Route 295
- 695 (11th Street bridge)
All street closures are subject to change based upon prevailing or unexpected conditions. Streets surrounding and leading to the closures may also be affected.
Pedestrians, motorists, and those who use public transportation could encounter possible delays in the vicinity of this incident and should proceed with caution as increased traffic can be anticipated.