Mechanical trouble causes delays on Metra Electric Line

September 2, 2010 8:53:44 PM PDT
An outbound train on the Metra Electric Line had mechanical problems Thursday night.

It was stopped at the Van Buren Street station.

The problem was fixed, but the situation impacted other outbound trains.

Metra said the trains had begun running again Wednesday evening, but with delays of about 30 minutes.