Services on Prague metro line halted after melting snow enters tunnel

Melting snow caused the interruption of services on the C line of the Prague metro system for over four hours on Wednesday. Buses were used to ferry passengers between the Florenc and Pražského povstání stations after water leaked into the tunnel in the Nusle bridge, which connects the centre to the large Prague 4 district. The poor technical state of the construction was also blamed for the problem.

Author: Ian Willoughby