07 Apr '11, 9am

MRT train disruption affects 17,500 commuters (via ST iPhone App)

MRT train disruption affects 17,500 commuters (via ST iPhone App)

A distruption to train services on Thursday morning inconvenienced 17,500 commuters. -- ST PHOTO: NG SOR LUAN A DISRUPTION to train services on Thursday morning inconvenienced 17,500 commuters. An eastbound train stalled at 8.49am due to a fault in the train, according to an SMRT spokesman. Westbound and eastbound trains were turned around at Queenstown MRT Station and Outram Park MRT Station respectively to maintain services. Eastbound train service resumed at 9.50am. SMRT apologises for the inconvenience caused.

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