Earlier delays on Metro’s Orange and Blue lines

December 5, 2013

Updated at 6:05 a.m.

Metro said normal service has resumed on its Blue and Orange lines after an earlier problem.

Updated at 5:39 a.m.

Metro said trains are no longer sharing a track on the Blue and Orange lines between Federal Center and Eastern Market after an earlier incident. But delays continue in both directions.

Original post 5:35 a.m.

Metro said Thursday morning there are delays in both directions of the Blue and Orange lines.

Trains are sharing a track between Federal Center and Eastern Market stations.

There is a track problem outside of the Capitol South station.

Riders should expect delays.

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