17 Oct '11, 4pm

Train faults hit North-South Line and Circle Line #Singapore

(CCL) experienced train faults and delays on Monday morning. Around 5,570 passengers were affected by the disruption on the southbound service. In a statement, SMRT said that a southbound train had experienced a train fault between Ang Mo Kio and Bishan MRT station at 10:27am. Passengers were detrained at Bishan station for the train to be withdrawn from service. Announcements were also made in all stations and on affected trains to inform passengers of the delay. To maintain southbound train service, some northbound trains were turned around at Toa Payoh station. Southbound train services resumed at 11:10am. A northbound train travelling towards Ang Mo Kio station was also delayed by about an hour due to the faulty train in front that was being hauled back to Bishan Depot via Ang Mo Kio station. Train services resumed at 12:05pm after the faulty train had cleared the nort...

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