Wellington Scoop

Trains delayed after false alarm causes evacuation of Wellington Railway Station

The Wellington Railway Station was evacuated this morning after a fire alarm was activated.

Tranz Metro advised at 11.20:
Due to the evacuation, services arriving and departing at the station are delayed.

Tranz Metro reported at 11.40
Train services have now resumed on the Hutt Valley line following the earlier track obstruction and the Wellington Railway Station evacuation.

And the reason for the alarm? “We aren’t sure what caused it.”