Updated at 10:30 a.m.
All lanes of Route 1 southbound in Crystal City have reopened after an earlier fire involving an RV caused it to be shutdown near 15th Street, police said.
Original post at 9:20 a.m.
Drivers should expect delays because of a fire involving an RV on Route 1 at 15th Street in Crystal City, police said.
Route 1 southbound lanes are closed and drivers are advised to avoid the area. Route 1 southbound is expected to be closed for another 30 to 40 minutes, police said, as crews work to clear the RV from the roadway.
The incident was reported just before 9 a.m. and is causing what police said is a “severe traffic disruption.” No one was injured.
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