Broken Rail

Cracked Rail Caused 2012 Ellicott City CSX Train Derailment That Killed 2 TeensThe National Transportation Safety Board says a broken rail caused a coal train derailment in 2012 that killed two teens who were sitting on a railroad bridge in Ellicott City.
Broken Rail May Delay Metro's Blue, Yellow LinesMetro is warning riders that a broken rail south of Reagan National Airport may cause delays on the blue and yellow lines during the morning rush.
Metro's Red Line Delayed Due To Broken RailMetro is warning riders to expect major delays on the red line due to a cracked rail near the Tenleytown station.