Service alert: residual delays through afternoon rush hour on Expo Line

UPDATE, 5:45 p.m. The issue has been fixed. Residual delays through the afternoon rush hour are likely.

The issue began in mid-afternoon and work to repair is ongoing. The Expo Line is single tracking around the problem. There are also slight delays on the Blue Line. Please follow Metro on its general Twitter stream or service alert-only Twitter stream for updates.

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  1. Sure would be nice if someone had made an announcement on our train. Of course, since we got no announcements as to the names of the stations as they were coming up, perhaps the power outage affected our driver’s voice, as well.

  2. Rode in on this last night and there was some spectacular arcing on the catenary just before we crossed Washington, on the south side.