POMONA (CBSLA.com) — A suspicious package was discovered Thursday at the Metrolink Pomona North station, which was closed, and all train traffic was stopped on the San Bernardino line, authorities said.
The item was discovered about 6:15 a.m., according to Ramon Montenegro of the sheriff’s Transit Policing Division.READ MORE: Family Members And Loved Ones Gather To Remember 10-Year-Old Anthony Avalos Who Would Have Been 13 This Week
A sheriff’s bomb squad was sent to the scene at 205 Santa Fe Street, Montenegro said.READ MORE: 2 People Were Critically Injured After A Balcony Collapse In Malibu Saturday; 4 Other People Were Also Transported To The Hospital
At least one train was canceled, while others were delayed.
The closure remained in effect until after 9:30 a.m., when the bomb squad removed the item and declared the area safe. Rail passengers who were stopped were transported on buses, he said.MORE NEWS: Pursuit Standoff In Covina Comes To An End Without Any Shots Fired
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