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Metro Reports Major Delays On Orange Line

6:56 AM, Feb 26, 2013   |    comments
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ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- Metro is reporting Orange Line delays during rush hour on Tuesday due to unscheduled track repair near West Falls Church in Arlington, Va.

According to Metro officials, Orange Line trains are single tracking between East Falls Church and West Falls Church stations, resulting in delays of about 15 minutes for most customers.

Officials say support personnel are on scene; however the repairs are expected to require several hours of work.

Metro officials say the damage is believed to be related to overnight testing linked to the Silver Line.

Customers are encouraged to sign up for MetroAlerts to receive service updates via email or text message.

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