A transit police officer fatally shot a man officials said was found trespassing in a Washington subway tunnel, and police were investigating Friday but did not specify what kind of threat the man posed.
Washington’s fire chief says all the city’s firefighters will be trained on how to respond to emergencies on the subway system.
Metro says a disabled train has been taken out of service at the Woodley Park station where there were reports of smoke in the station.
Union leaders say emergency responders are still having communication problems in Washington subway tunnels in the wake of a fatal accident on the system last month.
Fire officials in Montgomery County say they’ve discovered trouble using their radios in some portions of the Metro system, an issue that follows similar problems for District of Columbia firefighters.
$50 million. That’s the amount a family is going to court for, following the death of a woman in a smoke-filled D.C. metro subway.
Metro officials say a man was stabbed at the Morgan Boulevard station in Landover.
Startling revelations. A new report gives insight into communication problems when smoke filled a Metro train earlier this week. One person was killed and dozens of more became ill.
Terror on Washington DC Metro trains. One person is dead and dozens more injured after smoke filled part of the underground system. The incident happened just after 3 p.m. Monday near the L’Enfant Plaza Metro Station.
A Maryland man has pleaded guilty to stabbing a 15-year-old transgender girl on a Metro train.
Metro says it may have to cut back service unless Washington-area jurisdictions increase their subsidies to the transit agency for next year.
Metro says riders will wait longer than usual for trains this weekend.