(UPDATE) - The whole operation of LRT 2 from Recto to Santolan resumed after a brief suspension due to tree branches hitting one train in the Anonas area, according to Light Rail Transit (LRT) spokesperson Hernando Cabrera.
Operations of LRT-2 stations from Recto to Santolan were restored at 7:41 p.m.
Operations of LRT-2 stations from Recto to Anonas were restored at 7:26 p.m.
The Department of Public Works and Highways was doing road works when they accidentally hit a tree that fell on the side of the LRT's elevated tracks in the Anonas area, according to retired Gen. Reynaldo Berroya, LRTA administrator.
Cabrera had announced the suspension at 6:13 p.m.
"All passengers are safe. Will implement suspension of full line operations any time soon to give way for personnel to clear the area," Cabrera said.
--With a report from Raoul Esperas, ABS-CBN News