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Escalators out at Foggy Bottom Metro

7:45 A.M. Update:

The Foggy Bottom escalators are back up, according to Metro.

6:40 A.M. Update:

The Red Line delays have fully cleared, according to Metro.

6:20 A.M. Update:

The track problem has been resolved at Bethesda, but Red Line delays remain in both directions.

All entrance escalators are out of service at the Foggy Bottom station. The station remains open and shuttle bus service has been requested.

Original Post:

There are Red Line delays due to a track problem at Bethesda. Trains are sharing the same track between Grosvenor and Friendship Heights, causing delays in both directions.

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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