A fire forced Union Station to be evacuated for a short time Sunday night.
DC Fire and EMS responded around 6:30pm.
They found flames in an electrical room by an escalator near the intersection of 1st Street and Massachusetts Avenue, Northeast. The incident created a good amount of smoke and forced Union Station to be evacuated.
Some Amtrak trains were affected and delayed because of the fire but a spokesperson said normal operations resumed around 7:30pm.
No injuries were reported.