D.C. Fire and E.M.S. responders found no smoke or fire in the station and cleared it about 11:50 a.m., a WMATA spokeswoman said.
The station was never closed, according to WMATA, but riders wrote online that they were prevented from entering.
— Hilary Nachem (@hnachem) February 3, 2015
They're letting people back down at Eastern Market. #wmata
— Faine Greenwood (@faineg) February 3, 2015