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- A medical emergency at the 8th Street Station stops SEPTA's Market/Frankford Line
- SEPTA cleared the situation and got trains running again after about 20 minutes.
A medical emergency caused by a report of a person being struck by a train caused the stoppage of SEPTA’s Market/Frankford subway line in Center City Wednesday afternoon.
SEPTA shuttled MFL passengers between the 15th Street and Spring Garden stations following the incident around 2 p.m.
SEPTA said they were told that someone was struck by a train at the 8th Street Station. But, they didn't find any evidence of the incident.
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Trains began running again after about 20 minutes.
SEPTA told passengers to expect "delays and crowded conditions" during the stoppage. Residual delays could continue.