Operations at the Light Rail Transit Authority Line 1 has been delayed anew Friday dawn since repair works for the busted grounding cable needs to be finished.
Hernando Cabrera, spokesman for the LRTA, said engineers worked on the burnt grounding cable overnight and it was only at around past 5 am that it was finished.
The LRT Lne 1’s grounding cable located between UN Avenue and Pedro Gil caught fire past 1 am Thursday due to still unknown causes.
As a result, repair works were also done which delayed the trains trips for about an hour Thursday. The first commercial train left the end terminals at 5:55 am instead of the usual 5 am.
LRT Line 1 runs from Baclaran to Roosevelt station in quezon City. PNA