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UPDATED: Downtown Vancouver SkyTrain service back online after second power outage

Waterfront, Burrard, and Granville stations were closed for a second time Wednesday evening

SkyTrains are turning back at Stadium-Chinatown station due to a power outage in downtown stations.

Jennifer Gauthier / Metro Order this photo

SkyTrains are turning back at Stadium-Chinatown station due to a power outage in downtown stations.

SkyTrain service at all three stations in Vancouver's downtown core are back online after a second power outage Wednesday, according to TransLink.

Waterfront, Burrard, and Granville stations were affected.

Expo line trains stopped at Stadium-Chinatown SkyTrain station and turned back.

Translink set up a bus bridge between Waterfront and Stadium-Chinatown stations, with stops at the Graville and Burrard stations along the way.

Service first went down Wednesday afternoon for less than an hour and power was restored before 4 p.m., according to Translink. The second power outage occured during rush hour but lasted about half an hour.

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