BOSTON (CBS) — The MBTA encouraged riders to take the Commuter Rail instead of the T after a switch problem at Alewife station caused severe delays Thursday morning.
The problem was causing delays in both directions.READ MORE: Massachusetts Nurses Union Wants Baker's Help To Address 'Overwhelmed And Burned Out' Workers
Check: MBTA Service Alerts Page
There was heavy congestion on the platform at Davis Square station:READ MORE: Brad Marchand Snatches Fan's Phone, Records Hilarious Message Before Bruins-Capitals Game
At the Harvard Square stop:
And at Porter Square:
The MBTA said around 9:50 a.m. that service had returned to normal.MORE NEWS: Bruins Upset With 'Cheap Hit' That Knocked Brad Marchand Out Of Win Over Capitals