WASHINGTON, DC — The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) has temporarily closed two lanes on eastbound Independence Avenue SW near 6th Street to facilitate emergency repairs. Two eastbound lanes on Independence Avenue SW are still open to traffic and right turns from eastbound Independence Avenue SW onto 6th Street SW are currently allowed, but users can expect delays in the area. All lanes on westbound Independence Avenue SW remain open.
Temporary traffic control measures are in place to guide motorists through this area. DDOT encourages all motorists to stay alert as they move through this work zone.