The Washington Times - August 23, 2011, 05:18PM

Metro rail and bus services reported no major damages or customer injuries but riders experienced significant delays as trains slowed to 15 mph while rail crews inspected the underground system.

Buses and Metro Access vans struggled to stay on schedule in the heavy automobile traffic and drivers were put on overtime to deal with the longer commutes.


Amtrak riders on trains traveling south of Baltimore were slowed during rail inspections.