Sunderland Metro services restored after failed train cleared

South Hylton Metro station
South Hylton Metro station
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Metro services between Park Lane and South Hylton are running again.

Black Cats fans faced delays on their way to today's match against Leicester City, with services cancelled for around an hour after a train failure.

Trains are now running but with up to 15 minutes delay.

Stagecoach accepted Metro tickets on bus services and Station Taxis operated a replacement servoce while the disrutopion was cleared.