Road closures to clear path for Rolling Thunder
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - The sound of motorcycles can be heard around the nation's capital.
The annual Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally is back in Washington this Memorial Day weekend to honor military veterans and in particular members of the armed forces who are still missing in action.
Motorcyclists took part in the annual "Ride for Freedom" from the Pentagon to the National Mall earlier on Sunday.
Speakers and musicians are scheduled to entertain the crowd Sunday afternoon at a stage near the Lincoln Memorial.
Washington, DC Closures:
Henry Bacon Drive and French Drive will close at 5:00am
West Basin Drive will close at 5:00am.
Ohio Drive (River Side) from Inlet Bridge to Independence Avenue at 5:00am.
Constitution Avenue from 23rd Street to 3rd Street at 6:00am
17th from Constitution Avenue to Independence Avenue 6:00am.
Ohio Drive and Rock Creek Parkway from Independence Avenue to Virginia Avenue 6:00am.
A, B, C, lots will closed at 6:00am.
Madison and Jefferson Drives from 3rd Street to 15th Street will close at 6:00am.
23rd Street from Constitution to LMC Circle at 11:00am.
15th Street southbound only 11:00am (northbound closed at 6:00am.