Power failure disrupts LRT 1 and 2 ops


Posted at May 08 2013 02:28 PM | Updated as of May 08 2013 11:11 PM

MANILA (UPDATE) – A power failure on Wednesday resulted in the suspension of operations of the Light Rail Transit lines 1 and 2, an official said.

Tweets posted by Atty. Hernando Cabrera, spokesperson of Light Rail Transit Authoruty (LRTA), said LRT lines 1 and 2 were placed on "code red".

Movement of all trains were put on hold and entry in all stations were not allowed.

Normal operations of LRT 1 and 2 went back to normal at 2:45 p.m., Cabrera said.