15 Dec '11, 11am

Peak hour #MRT commuters hit by #blackouts on North-South line #breakdown

second such breakdown in two days , MRT service has been suspended between Marina Bay and Braddell stations, affecting thousands of evening peak hour commuters. STOMPers report blackouts hitting Braddell station and some trains. Stefanie sent in the photo of a blackout in a crowded train (above). STOMPer Evangelin , who was at one of the affected train stations, wrote: “I've waited more than half an hour & there's been no train service on both side of the North-South line!" STOMPer Brian wrote: “The North-South Line is down at around 6.45pm today (Dec 15). “Prior to the announcement, I have been waiting for about 45mins.” “It's the second time this week that a MRT line experienced a technical glitch.” Read more reports from STOMPers affected by the breakdown on the next page.

Full article: http://singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg/stomp/sgseen/this_urban...

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