Woman jumps on Metro tracks in Dupont Circle (photo)

A reporter for the Chronicle of Higher Education tweeted this dramatic photo last night of a woman sitting between the tracks in the Dupont Circle Metro station, being helped by a Metro employee. She is almost certainly the woman who reportedly jumped onto the tracks last night, but was unharmed because the train operator was able to brake in time.

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The aftermath of a frightening moment. (Photo: Twitpic/Marc Parry)

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Not something wanted to see on commute home: distraught young woman in between Dupont metro tracks #wmata http://twitpic.com/5jdjn6less than a minute ago via TweetPic for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

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