1 dead, 1 critical in DC crash on Pennsylvania Ave.

One person is dead and another is in critical condition after a crash in D.C. Tuesday morning.

D.C. Fire and EMS was alerted to the overturned vehicle around 9:30 a.m. on Pennsylvania Avenue and Fort Davis Drive in Southeast.

Authorities closed Pennsylvania Avenue for several hours to investigate the cause of the crash. Crews did a wash down of the roadway, which implies there may have been a fluid spill involved.

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