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Power outage on the A Line disrupts commuter rail from Union Station to Central Park, RTD says

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Posted at 3:28 PM, Sep 04, 2023
and last updated 2023-09-05 12:10:18-04

DENVER – Denverites trying to get to or from Denver International Airport this Labor Day encountered an extensive delay after a power outage disrupted service Monday afternoon.

“Due to power issues between 38th and Blake and Central Park, a bus bridge is in place and trains are experiencing delays,” read a Service Alert from the Regional Transportation District (RTD).

At least 84 people had to be rescued from a stalled train, according to the Denver Fire Department.

Trips from Union Station to DIA were affected starting at around at 2:15 p.m. and service was delayed through at least 4 p.m., according to the alert. Trains coming back from the airport experienced delays shortly before 2:30 p.m. and were expected to see delays until at least 4 p.m.

Service resumed shortly before 4:30 p.m.

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