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Green Line delayed after third rail accident

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Riders on Metro's Green Line are experiencing extra delays Sunday after a piece of equipment fell on an electrified third rail outside West Hyattsville, welding to it. A cover board somehow dislodged and fell onto the third rail Sunday afternoon, creating lots of smoke but no fire, said Metro spokesman Dan Stessel. As a result of the accident trains are single-tracking between Fort Totten and...

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