Red Line experiencing severe delays, expected to last days

The Red Line suffered severe delays on Monday due to weekend work on the Longfellow Bridge. 

There are speed restrictions in place due to the on-going work. 

The MBTA said Monday the delays could continue for a couple of days this week. 

On Monday, the MBTA released this statement: 

Due to a speed restriction as a result of Longfellow Bridge track work performed on January 23 and 24, the Red Line is experiencing severe delays in service. This speed restriction is anticipated to be cleared in two to three days with regular Red Line service resuming at that time.

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