Metrorail Power Problems Continue

WMATA is having more power problems today. There isn’t any rail service between Arlington Cemetery & Braddock Road – a shuttle service should be running now – and as you might imagine, expect delays yellow & blue line.

Add to that the Betrothed Butterbean reports there are masses of emergency vehicles around the U Street-Cardozo station. WMATA only tells us the cryptic:

Expect delays on the green line due to an emergency situation at U St. Cardozo there is no rail service between Georgia Ave & Shaw Howard.

She also says there is a MedStar helicopter headed to Washington Hospital Center – might that be related to the Metrorail emergency?

Anyone onsite to tell us the real deal?

2 Comments so far

  1. Mark (unregistered) on August 27th, 2007 @ 11:05 pm

    NBC4 reporting WMATA doesn’t know if service will be restored by morning rush hour. Fantastic.


  2. Wayan (unregistered) on August 27th, 2007 @ 11:22 pm

    STATter 911 reports: “Around 7:30 this evening, D.C. Fire & EMS dealt with a report of smoke in a tunnel at the U Street/Cardozo station.”



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