Delays slow evening commute on Red Line

November 1, 2012

Metro is single tracking Red Line trains between Friendship Heights and Medical Center stations Thursday afternoon, due to arcing insulation in a tunnel, transit officials said.

Officials expect 20-minute delays for trains and a track repair crew is en route, said Dan Stessel, a Metro spokesman.

No injuries were reported.

Clarence Williams

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