metro accident

File photo of a Metro train. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Shutdown Keeps NTSB from Metro Accident Site

Federal transportation safety officials say they have decided against sending investigators to the site of a fatal welding accident in a Metro subway tunnel in Washington because of the government shutdown.


Credit: WNEW reporter Matt DelSignore

Five People Injured In Metro Station Escalator Accident At L’Enfant Plaza

Five people were injured on a Metro escalator after tripping over an exposed piece of metal siding.