What to Know
An underground platform fire halted SEPTA Regional Rail service during the Friday morning commute.
It took firefighters about 30 minutes to get the Suburban Station blaze under control
Service resumed around 7 a.m. with residual delays.
SEPTA suspended all Center City Regional Rail service for almost an hour during the Friday morning rush due to a trash fire under a train platform.
The underground blaze at Suburban Station occurred just after 6 a.m., SEPTA said.
SEPTA stopped all service between Jefferson and 30th Street stations around 6:30.
“Expect delays until further notice,” the agency said.
The fire was under control by 6:40 a.m., the Philadelphia Fire Department said.
There were no reports of injuries.
SEPTA resumed all service with some residual delays just before 7 a.m.
During the stoppage, SEPTA urged passengers to board the Market-Frankford Line at 30th Street or 11th and Market to access Center City at the 15th Street Stop.
This story is developing and will be updated.