This Web page is dedicated to informing the public about the tragic Red Line accident that took place on Monday, June 22, 2009, between Takoma and Fort Totten Metrorail stations. Viewers will find information about the crash, service and steps that Metro has taken since June 22. Metro is committed to discovering the cause of the tragedy and putting remedies in place.
Metro's Train Control Room Video: See the equipment and track circuit control modules in action. 7.31.09
Video from Metro's Operations Control Center: This video taken in Metro's Operations Control Center demonstrates the movement of a train through the downed track circuit between Medical Center and Grosvenor-Strathmore where trains are moving at reduced speeds. 7.23.09
Metro General Manager John Catoe on WAMU's The Kojo Nnamdi Show: Metro General Manager John Catoe discusses the June 22 Red Line collision and answers questions from listeners. 7.22.09
Press Conference audio: Metro General Manager John Catoe announces steps being taken as a result of the June 22 Red Line train accident. 6.30.09