MCFRS Responds to Call For Injured Person on Forest Glen Metro Tracks

Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services responded to a call regarding a person on the Metro tracks at the Forest Glen Metro station in Silver Spring.

When responders arrived they found an injured person on the tracks, but the person had not been struck by a train or shocked by the third rail, according to our public safety reporter Cordell Pugh.

The patient was assisted from the track area at approximately 12:53am with seemingly minor injuries. The details surrounding why he was on the tracks were initially unclear.

At 1:26am, MCFRS PIO Pete Piringer tweeted that the person was injured after a fall onto the tracks.


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FEST OF SPRING Caribbean Wine Food & Music Festival

Get ready to experience the vibrant colors, tantalizing flavors, and infectious rhythms of the Caribbean at the FEST OF SPRING Caribbean Wine Food & Music Festival! Hosted by RHU LLC, this exciting festival is set to take place on May 18, 2024, at the picturesque 16700 Barnesville Rd in Boyds, MD.

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