Green Line Back to Full Service Following Disruption

Green Line Back to Full Service Following Disruption Photo: KSTP/File

April 18, 2017 06:04 AM

Light rail trains on the Green Line were shut down for nearly two-and-a-half hours Monday between Hamline and Western avenues because of police activity, Metro Transit said in a release.

The agency said just before 7 p.m. that trains were back running at full service to all stations.

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Howie Padilla, Metro Transit's public information officer, said one person was taken to Regions Hospital following an incident just after 4:30 p.m. at or near the Dale Street Green Line station. That person's condition is unknown, and no other details were immediately made available. 

— Metro Transit (@MetroTransitMN) April 17, 2017

Metro Transit police are investigating the incident.

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Michael Oakes

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