Breaking News: “Mass Casualty Event” – Two Metro DC Trains Collide

This just in: Confirmation has been received that two Washington DC Commuter Trains have collided on the Red Line between the Takoma and Fort Totten stations. It happened close to the Fort Totten station, a Metro spokesperson said.

According to D.C. Fire and EMS spokesman Alan Etter, one train ended up on top of another and this is “developing into a mass casualty event.” Etter added, “We’re expecting a number of injuries. We’re not aware of any fatalities at this point.”

Check the ABC 7 News web site for latest breaking details.

Grand Rants Team

Update:  11:52 PM EST, 6/22/09…  6 killed, 70 injured

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