The motorcycle struck the rear of one of four vehicles stopped for a traffic signal.
The cause of the fire in Southeast was not immediately known.
A police spokesman says officials are trying to figure out whether fuel is leaking from the truck.
Ms. Plisetskaya starred at Moscow’s Bolshoi Ballet and captivated audiences around the world.
Warmer than normal temperatures could continue into May.
Mr. Hamel became the target of a spying campaign after his work uncovered safety violations.
Natasha McKenna died after she was restrained with handcuffs and leg shackles and shocked four times.
The victim was taken to a hospital with a gunshot wound in the leg.
The body was reported around 5 a.m. at the Enterprise Golf Course in the Bowie area.
The person, carrying a suspicious package, was quickly arrested.