Explosion in Washington DC metro stations, people evacuated
Washington: An explosion took place in the mechanical room of Washington DC’s Tenleytown and Friendship Heights Metro stations. People were evacuated after the report of explosion.
Witnesses describe a chaos and poor communications by metro staff.
Track inspections underway now following earlier smoke incident, possibly the result of electrical arcing, near Friendship Heights. #wmata
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