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Video captures disruptive Metro fire

Security video caught a dramatic smoke incident at the Federal Center SW station this afternoon. Metro has ordered the station remain closed for the rest of Thursday for a full third-rail insulator replacement. Also, Metro said service will not be restored on its Blue, Orange and Silver lines, between Eastern Market and L’Enfant Plaza for the rest of the day.

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