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NTSB, Metro board meeting under way

3:15 p.m. Update: Live blogging by Dr. Gridlock is here.

2:40 p.m. Update: The NTSB is replaying this animation it created of the crash.

2:35 p.m. Update: The meeting is now underway, with Metro board Chairman Peter Benjamin and NTSB Chairman Deborah A.P. Hersman are delivering opening statements. Hersman is providing a summary of the NTSB's findings.

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Metro's board of directors and National Transportation Safety Board members are scheduled to meet today to discuss the federal safety panel's recent findings on the June 2009 Red Line crash and its recommendations.

The meeting, which is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. at Metro's headquarters in Northwest Washington, is open to the public. The address is 600 Fifth Street NW. You can also listen live on Metro's Web site.

Check back for updates once the meeting begins. Dr. Gridlock will be blogging about the meeting.

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