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Metro service disrupted after man falls onto tracks

Metro service on the Blue, Orange and Silver lines was disrupted for about and hour between McPherson Square and Foggy Bottom stations after a man fell onto the tracks on Sunday.

WASHINGTON — Metro service on the Blue, Orange and Silver lines was disrupted for about and hour between McPherson Square and Foggy Bottom stations after a man fell onto the tracks on Sunday.

D.C. Fire and EMS rescued a man that had fallen onto the train tracks at the Farragut West Metro station around 2 p.m.

The man was not struck by a train, said D.C. Fire and EMS, but he was transported to a hospital with critical injuries.

Officials say it is unclear why the man fell onto the train tracks.


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