ARLINGTON, Va. - A Metro station in Arlington is back open after smoke in a tunnel caused evacuations and delays Thursday morning.
The smoke was reported around 6:20 a.m. in the Virginia Square-GMU Metro station. The station was quickly evacuated and closed for a short time. Trains bypassed the stop and buses were set up to transport passengers to nearby stations.
No injuries were reported.
#ALERT Units on scene at Virginia Square metro station for smoke in the tunnel. Station is being evacuated at this time with trains being diverted. Avoid the area. Updates forthcoming. pic.twitter.com/9izZ0Muqlu— Arlington Fire (@ArlingtonVaFD) April 5, 2018