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Blue and Orange Lines delays

8:19 A.M. Update:

Metro reports that the track problem at McPherson Square was cleared up, but delays remain in both directions.

8:14 A.M. Update:

The D.C. Fire Department reports that no fire or problems were found in the tunnel near McPherson Square. The delays remain in both directions on the Orange and Blue lines.

Original Post:

There are delays on the Blue and Orange Lines stemming from a track problem at McPherson Square, according to Metro. There’s a reported fire on the tracks in the tunnel near McPherson Square, according to D.C. Fire Department.

Mark Berman is a reporter on the National staff. He runs Post Nation, a destination for breaking news and stories from around the country.


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