Kiwirail silent on operational incident

Last updated 17:49 16/01/2014

Relevant offers

A train scheduled to travel from Upper Hutt and Wellington has been cancelled due to an "operational incident."

The 4.41pm service which was due to run from Upper Hutt to Wellington was cancelled at short notice today due to an operational incident, according to a message sent out to Tranzmetro train users.

However the cause of the cancellation could not be explained by the train provider. Kiwirail spokeswoman Sophie Lee, said she could not say what the operational incident was.

However she could say the incident was not an emergency and other services would not be affected.

An investigation was underway.

Ad Feedback

- The Dominion Post

Comments

Special offers
Opinion poll

If you had a choice, which would you prefer on Christmas day?

A sunny, warm, breathless day

A metre of snow to play in

Thunder and rain - perfect for indoor lunch and snooze

Don't mind at all ... that BBQ will be lit

Vote Result

Related story: Sun takes a Christmas holiday

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content