2 passengers hurt as MRT Taft escalator malfunctions


Posted at Dec 06 2016 12:26 PM | Updated as of Dec 06 2016 12:57 PM

At least two passengers were hurt after an escalator at the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 (MRT-3) Taft Avenue station malfunctioned on Tuesday.

The passengers sustained minor injuries after one of the escalators at the MRT station malfunctioned past 10 a.m., according to DZMM reporter Alexius Calda.

Caught on video were medical personnel arriving on the scene.

Authorities, however, did not mention any injuries and just said they were still looking into the cause of the malfunction.

MRT-3 General Manager Deo manalo also said he has yet to be briefed on what happened, said Calda.