Metro Derailment

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Track Problem That Caused Metro Derailment Was Found In July

The derailment of a Metro train in downtown Washington last week was caused by a track problem that was detected a month earlier but wasn’t fixed, the transit agency’s top executive said Wednesday.

08/12/2015

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Metro Marks 4 Years Since Deadly Red Line Crash

Four years after the deadliest crash in the D.C. Metro system’s history, serious concerns remain over safety for a growing number of Maryland commuters.

06/21/2013

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Metro Says ‘Heat Kink’ Likely Caused Derailment

Metro says investigators have determined that heat likely caused rails to kink and led a green line train to partially derail in Prince George’s County.

07/07/2012