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Updates: Deadly smoke incident at L’Enfant Plaza

January 13, 2015

 

Metro train riders are seen being shuttled on a Metrobus after commuters were evacuated Monday from the L'Enfant Metro station when smoke filled a Metro car. (Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post)

Metro train riders are seen being shuttled on a Metrobus after commuters were evacuated Monday from the L’Enfant Metro station when smoke filled a Metro car. (Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post)

A woman riding on a Metro train died Monday and more than 80 other passengers were taken to hospitals, at least two in critical condition, after the train abruptly stopped, went dark and filled with smoke in a tunnel in downtown Washington.

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