RTA temporarily replaced Green Line with buses

An obstacle was blocking the tracks
Posted at 9:27 AM, Jul 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-20 09:55:54-04

Mechanical issues forced buses to replace trains on the Green Line, heading from Shaker Square to Green Road in Cleveland Heights. 

Full service has been restored to the the Green Line, and is expected to remain that way for the rest of the day. 

According to an RTA official, an obstacle was on the track, blocking the train's progress. Delays lasted about about 40 minutes. 

This story will be updated as it develops.