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MRT 3 suffers 2nd glitch an hour after 1st one

By: - Reporter / @FMOrellanaINQ
/ 09:02 PM March 19, 2018

Just an hour after a train of the Metro Rail Transit 3 (MRT 3) had a system failure, it once again faced another glitch on Monday evening.

Aly Narvaez, media relations officer of the MRT 3, said that at 8:03 p.m., the MRT-3 train unloaded its 400 passengers at the southbound section of Magallanes Station due to door failure.

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She said that the cause of the mishap was “stress in door components which may have caused by leaning on the door or forcing it open.”

The MRT 3 management then reminded its passengers not to lean on the doors or force it to open.

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Passengers were loaded in a train that arrived three minutes after, Narvaez said.

Prior to this, about 740 passengers were also unloaded at the Shaw Boulevard Station at 6:45 p.m. Narvaez said that cause of the first glitch was “electrical failure in our motor.” /atm

READ: MRT rears ugly head again; 740 passengers offloaded at Shaw station
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