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A 61-year-old woman struck Monday by a Metrobus in Northeast Washington died Tuesday afternoon, D.C. police said, the latest death in a series of recent tragedies for the transit agency.

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By Jodi Westrick  |  October 7, 2009; 12:34 AM ET  | Category:  Local Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   StumbleUpon   Technorati  
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Do you feel safe on Metro trains and buses?

Is the Pope Muslim?

Posted by: helloisanyoneoutthere | October 7, 2009 11:34 AM

Still safer than driving.

Posted by: JoeSchmoe06 | October 7, 2009 1:16 PM

Does it concern anyone else that ANYONE can get on Metro trains? Especially late evening, I would not be surprised one day to see someone pull a gun on a train full of innocent passengers. Maybe it is because I am female, but certain characters with shifty eyes make me nervous.

Posted by: jpDC | October 7, 2009 1:27 PM

I feel vastly safer on them than I do standing in front of them, riding a bike within a block of them, or jogging with right-of-way in a crosswalk near them.

Seriously, Post, what is up with these knee-jerk stir-up-the-rabble polls? Going for sensationalism over news value, are we?

Posted by: random-adam | October 7, 2009 2:32 PM

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