BOSTON (WHDH) - Service resumed along the MBTA Blue Line Thursday morning after a fire broke out along the tracks near Airport station in East Boston, officials said.
The T first reported delays around 8:45 a.m., saying service was standing by while crews investigated reports of smoke at Airport.
In an update near 9 a.m., the T said service was resuming with residual delays after a fire along the third rail.
Though the fire had been extinguished, the T in a post on X said trains may stand by while crews continued their investigation.
In another update shortly before 10 a.m., the T said the delay had cleared.
Firefighters were seen working in the track area near Airport Thursday.
No further information was immediately available.
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