“Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide Branch are investigating a death, which occurred in the 600 block of Maryland Avenue, Southwest, at the L’Enfant Plaza Metro Station.
On Monday, January 12, 2015 at approximately 3:30 pm, officers from the First District, along with members of the D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department, and Metro Transit Police, responded to the report of heavy smoke inside of the L’Enfant Plaza Metro Station. Efforts began immediately to evacuate the station. DC Fire and EMS personnel transported multiple victims to local hospitals. One victim, an adult female was transported from the scene and later pronounced dead at an area hospital.
The case is being investigated by members of the Arson and Explosives Task Force, which includes members from MPD, DCFEMS and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives.
The decedent has been identified as 61-year-old Carol Glover of Alexandria, Virginia.”