BETHESDA, Md. - Emergency crews in Montgomery County is investigating a possible fire on the tracks outside of a station in Bethesda.
The report of the fire was made around 8 a.m. outside of the Medical Center station.
Metro says Red Line trains are single tracking in both directions between the Grosvenor station and the Medical Center station.
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Update - Medical Center Metro, Report of smoke in tunnel, no smoke visible at platform or in tunnel (exhaust fans on), train in tunnel has moved on to Grosvenor, no fire or medical emergency, WMATA Emergency response team (ERT) on the scene pic.twitter.com/4mRthXGOAk— Pete Piringer (@mcfrsPIO) January 12, 2018
Red Line: Single tracking btwn Grosvenor & Medical Center due to a track problem outside Medical Center. Delays in both directions.— Metrorail Info (@Metrorailinfo) January 12, 2018
Medical Center Metro, 8800blk Rockville Pike, FFs investigating unknown fire on track,— Pete Piringer (@mcfrsPIO) January 12, 2018