Power Outage Causing Metrolink Delays Wednesday

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EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KTVI) – A power outage near a Metro East Metrolink station is causing a delay in service for Metrolink riders Tuesday.

The outage is near the Emerson Park station in East St. Louis. Officials with Metro say passengers can expect a 10 to 15 minute delay on both Red Line and Blue Line trains Wednesday morning.

Currently, the Emerson Park station has no electricity and is being powered by back up generators.