Delays on Metro because of failed train

Commuters on the Tyne and Wear Metro system face delays this morning.

Tuesday, 14th June 2016, 7:35 am
Updated Tuesday, 14th June 2016, 8:43 am
A Metro train.

The problem is because of a failed train between St James station in Newcastle and Tynemouth station.

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Tyne and Wear Metro tweeted: "Delays of up to 15 mins to trains running between St James and Tynemouth due to a failed train."

It is hoped that the issue will be resolved soon.