Mechanical issue evacuates MetroRail train, delays rail service

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by KVUE.com

kvue.com

Posted on November 28, 2012 at 10:13 AM

Updated Wednesday, Nov 28 at 12:21 PM

AUSTIN -- A mechanical issue with one of Capital Metro's MetroRail trains forced an evacuation of passengers and delayed the rail line.

The incident happened around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday in East Austin near the Dorris Miller Recreation Center.

Passengers were taken off the train and moved to buses. The train was moved off to a side track.

Another train began running the route and other trains were on a 15-minute delay. Things were back on schedule by 10:15 a.m.
   

 

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