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Dead PA system forces offloading of 240 MRT riders at North Avenue Station

By: - Reporter / @FMOrellanaINQ
/ 07:16 PM December 24, 2017

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A Metro Rail Transit-3 (MRT-3) train offloaded 240 passengers at North Avenue Station on Christmas Eve because of another “system failure.”

According to the MRT-3’s service report, its southbound train’s Public Address (PA) failed at 6:16 p.m. on Sunday.

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“The PA system is the electronic system used by drivers to communicate with the passengers through audio messages/announcements,” the report said.

The glitch was blamed on a “worn out sub-components.”

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Affected passengers were loaded on another train that arrived two minutes after.

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