1 week MRT, LRT, PNR trains stop as 5.5-magnitude quake jolts Luzon MB
By Carmela Martinez A magnitude 5.5 earthquake shook Quezon Province in Luzon temporarily stopping LRT, MRT, and PNR trains from operating Friday. (MARK BALMORES / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) Operations of the Philippine National Railways (PNR) were put on hold according to the Department of Transportation (DOTr) shortly after the earthquake was felt in Manila. Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 2 trains were also stopped according to their twitter account. LRTA (Light Rail Transit Authority) Safety and Maintenance personnel were on the scene conducting an inspection of the structures. LRT 2 resumed operations by 7:16 pm with seven trains and ... more