Dupont Circle Metro Evacuted “to Clear Smoke”

From @dcfireems:

“UPDATE: Metro Box Alarm: Dupont Circle Sta. no fire. station evacuated to clear smoke.”

Another reader sends via email:

“Not sure what’s up but DCFD is on scene and station was smoke filled”

Updates when more is known.

@petehammerle tweet us:

“it really did not look bad. You could smell some smoke but it smelled like most metro stations. No one seemed concerned”

@Metrorailinfo tweets:

“Red Line: Expect residual delays in both directions due to earlier fire department investigation at Dupont Circle.”

@dcfireems tweets:

“UPDATE: Metro Box Alarm: Dupont Cir Sta. station to reopen shortly.”

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