DPD staging disaster drill today, Jefferson Ave. closed 10 a.m -4 p.m.

- A training drill could have you re-routed in Detroit today.

Jefferson Avenue will be closed between Griswold and Washington from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. for a mock disaster drill.

Detroit first responders will be testing out their tactical capabilities in case of a terrorist attack they hope will never happen.

The practice will test how well federal, state and local partners respond to a potential threat.

If you notice unusual activity on Jefferson near Cobo, it's part of the training exercise.

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