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Shuttle buses replace MBTA Green Line service due to power issue near Kenmore

A “power problem near Kenmore,” has been detected, the agency said on Twitter shortly before 6:30 p.m.


Shuttle buses have replaced Green Line service between Kenmore Square and Government Center, the MBTA said early Friday evening.

A “power problem near Kenmore,” has been detected, the agency said on Twitter shortly before 6:30 p.m.

The outage paralyzed three Green Line trains inside the tunnels between Hynes Convention Center and Kenmore Square, according to a statement from MBTA spokeswoman Lisa Battiston. There were about 100 passengers on each train, she said.

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