Dr. Gridlock: suicides

Posted at 08:34 AM ET, 03/05/2013

Metro train operator stops train before hitting person on tracks

In three separate incidents, operators were able to stop trains before hitting people attempting suicide

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  08:34 AM ET, 03/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Metro, suicides, WMATA

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 09/11/2012

Metro hangs posters with hotline number to help prevent suicides

Metro is rolling out a public awareness campaign for its suicide prevention program, hanging posters with a hotline number.

By Mark Berman  |  12:21 PM ET, 09/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Metro, wmata, suicides

Posted at 02:29 PM ET, 03/08/2012

Man killed after being struck by train at Foggy Bottom station

The station has reopened following an incident in which a person was struck and killed by a train Thursday afternoon, according to transit officials. Trains continue to single track so delays continue.

By Lori Aratani and Dana Hedgpeth  |  02:29 PM ET, 03/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  wmata, metro, suicides and wmata, dana hedgpeth