Cyclist Fatally Struck By Light Rail Train In MinneapolisA biker was hit and killed by a light rail train on the blue line Tuesday evening, according to Metro Transit officials.
Light Rail Service Resumes In Downtown Minneapolis After Gas LeakLight rail service has resumed in downtown Minneapolis after crews found the source of a natural gas leak.
Light Rail Restored In Downtown Minneapolis After Mechanical IssueMetro Transit officials say the issue, a mechanical problem with a switch, was reported shortly after 11 a.m.
Light Rail Derails In Downtown MinneapolisA light-rail train derailed in downtown Minneapolis late Thursday morning, disrupting service for almost nine hours.
LRT-Car Crash Delays Blue, Green Lines In MinneapolisThere was no immediate word how serious the crash was.
Shutdown On Hwy. 55 To Move Century-Old Stormwater TunnelReplacing the old stormwater tunnel now will make the major construction of the Blue Line move a bit faster and will save money.
Light Rail Trains Will Be Powered By Wind On Earth DayMetro Transit's Blue and Green lines are going green for Earth Day.
Power Outage Disrupts LRT Service In Twin CitiesMetro Transit reported that light-rail train service was disrupted Wednesday morning as the result of a power outage. Metro Transit said that the outage was affecting both the Blue Line as well as the Green Line.
Metro Transit Reviewing Light Rail Safety ProceduresMetro Transit is reviewing its light rail safety procedures and equipment, and looking at ways to fully inform the public about the dangers of crossing tracks while the trains are running.
Metro Transit: 2 Pedestrians Struck By LRT In Separate IncidentsTwo pedestrians have been struck by light rail trains in separate incidents Monday morning, according to Metro Transit.
Bicyclist Killed By Mpls. LRT Had Been In Similar Accident BeforeThe bicyclist who was struck and killed Friday morning by a light rail train in south Minneapolis has been identified. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office says 29-year-old Jason Michael McCormick, of Minneapolis, died from blunt force trauma after he was hit by the Blue Line train at 46th Street and Hiawatha Avenue at about 7:30 a.m.
Cyclist Stuck By LRT In South Minneapolis DiesFor the second day in a row, a light rail train has been involved in a fatal crash. Metro Transit officials say a man was struck by a Blue Line train just before 7 a.m. Friday morning at 46th Street and Hiawatha Avenue in Minneapolis.