WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- D.C. police are on the scene of an accident reported in the 800 block of 8th Street.
Officer Saray Leon said an adult female was struck by a vehicle around 10:54 a.m., and she was reported not to be conscious or breathing.
Our photographer on the scene says there is a body in the middle of the street covered by a tarp, however police have not confirmed that this is a fatality.
Streets are closed on 8th Street from L Street to G Street, 9th and G, 10th and I and the exit ramp onto 8th Street SE from I-395 westbound, officials said in a tweet from D.C. police.
Use M St. SE and 11th St. SE as an alternate route.