On Oct. 12, Metro workers rushed to repair defective or cracked sections of rail on the Red Line, but crowds were packed into stations waiting for trains for up to an hour during rush hour.
As of mid-afternoon Wednesday, Metro Transit workers were still trying to make repairs to the light-rail system delayed during the morning rush by fallen power lines.
Trains sharing a track on Metro's Red Line because of 'unscheduled' track repair outside the Rhode Island Avenue stop. Single-tracking is between Rhode Island Avenue and NoMa-Gallaudet stops.
Metro trains are sharing a track on the Orange and Silver lines between Ballston and Courthouse stations.
Investigators are still going through the debris left by the fire underneath a Red Line train at the Silver Spring Metro station that crippled last night's rush hour. [ more › ]