• Link light rail service interrupted due to power outage

    By: KIRO 7 News Staff

    Updated:

    Light rail service between Tukwila International Boulevard and Angle Lake Stations is shut down due to a power outage. 

    Just before 9 a.m., Sound Transit officials said they noticed a loss of traction power, and trains began turning back at the Tukwila Station. 

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    Sound Transit officials said an alternate shuttle bus service was en-route to help riders reach their destinations. Click here for more information.  

    All other stations are being served with delays. 

    Sound Transit officials gave the following instructions to riders: 

    • For service toward Tukwila International Blvd or Seatac stations riders may use RapidRide A Line on International Blvd and ride north.
    • At Angle Lake Station, board RapidRide A Line on International Blvd at S 200th St and ride north to Seatac or Tukwila International Blvd stations.
    • At Seatac Station, board RapidRide A Line on International Blvd Station at S 176th St and ride north to Tukwila International Blvd Station.
    • For service toward Angle Lake or Seatac stations from Tukwila International Blvd Station, riders may use RapidRide A Line at Bay 1 and ride south.
    • At Tukwila International Blvd Station, board RapidRide A Line at Bay 1 and ride south to Seatac or Angle Lake stations.
    • At Seatac Station, board RapidRide A Line on international Blvd Station at S 176th St and ride south to Angle Lake station.

    KIRO 7 will continue to update this story as more information becomes available. 


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