Punggol LRT train service has resumed: SBS Transit

Service on the Punggol LRT has been stopped due to a power fault on Wednesday (June 22) evening.
Service on the Punggol LRT has been stopped due to a power fault on Wednesday (June 22) evening. ST PHOTO: MARK CHEONG
Service on the Punggol LRT has been stopped due to a power fault on Wednesday (June 22) evening.
Service on the Punggol LRT has been stopped due to a power fault on Wednesday (June 22) evening. ST PHOTO: MARK CHEONG
ST PHOTO: MARK CHEONG
Service on the Punggol LRT has been stopped due to a power fault on Wednesday (June 22) evening.
Service on the Punggol LRT has been stopped due to a power fault on Wednesday (June 22) evening.
Service on the Punggol LRT has been stopped due to a power fault on Wednesday (June 22) evening. PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE – Service resumed at Punggol LRT after a disruption of about half an hour.

“Punggol LRT has resumed full service. Free bus rides are still available,” it tweeted at 6.23pm.

SBS Transit tweeted at 5.59pm that there was no service at the LRT line due to a power fault. 

It added that free bus rides and bridging bus services were available. These ceased at around 6.50pm.

Videos from a Lianhe Zaobao reader showed commuters getting off an LRT train that was stuck and walking on the tracks.

The train stopped between Cove and Punggol stations.

The reader said that they were stuck in the train for about 12 to 15 minutes, then took less than five minutes to walk to Cove station.