Metro Accident Closes Dunn Loring Station
Man hit by train
Thursday, Jun 17, 2010 Updated at 12:46 PM EDT
The Dunn Loring Metro Station was closed after a man was hit by a train at about 1:15 p.m. today, Metro officials said.
According to the preliminary police report, the man intentionally put himself in front of the train.
Orange Line trains passed through the station, but did not stop there until about 4:15 p.m., Metro officials said. Trains also shared the same track between the Vienna and West Falls Church stops.
Riders were advised to expect delays throughout the afternoon.
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