Metro Operator Who Sped Past Track Workers Had Worked 30 Days Straight, Report Finds
The operator of Red Line train who sped past track workers at excessive speeds in November had been working for 30 days straight, a Washington Metrorail Safety Commission report found.
Safety Report Highlights Metro Operator Shortage
The operator of a Red Line train who blew past track workers at an excessive speed had been working for 30 days straight, a report found. News4’s Jackie Bensen has reaction from riders and the transit system itself on the shortage of operators.
Increased Red Line Service During Rush Hour Begins
Metro’s increased Red Line service during rush hour began Monday. Trains are now set to operate every eight minutes between 6 to 9 a.m. and 3 to 7 p.m. News4’s Dominique Moody reports.
Metro to Increase Red Line Service During Rush Hours
Starting Dec. 5, Metro says trains will run eight minutes apart on the Red Line between 7-9 a.m. and between 3 and 7 p.m. News4’s Derrick Ward reports.
‘More Convenient': Red Line Service Increases During Peak Riding Hours
Metro riders will see increased service on the Red Line during peak riding times starting Monday, according to WMATA.
Red Line Service Increasing Monday
Metro riders will see increased service on the Red Line during peak riding times starting Monday, according to WMATA. News4’s Derrick Ward reports.
Metro Service Resumes After Fire Near Dupont Circle Station
Metro’s Red Line is running normally again after part of it was shut down for more than a day because of an electrical fire. Transportation Reporter Adam Tuss looked into what went wrong and why some riders got very close to sparking cables.
Fire on Red Line Snarls Monday Morning Metro Commute
Red Line riders coped with shuttle buses during Monday morning’s commute after a fire Saturday disrupted service. Service was back as of about mid-morning. News4’s Juliana Valencia reports.
Train Service Still Suspended on Metro Red Line; Repairs Underway
Train service between Van Ness and Farragut North stations was suspended after a fire broke out Saturday night. News4’s Mauricio Casillas reports on the impact this could have on the morning commute.
Red Line Service Suspended Between Van Ness, Farragut North Stations
Metro riders experienced delays starting Saturday night after an electrical fire. News4’s Mauricio Casillas reports.