Metro Deals With A/C Problems on the Rail

By Teneille Gibson
|  Thursday, Jun 9, 2011  |  Updated 9:38 PM EDT
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Metro Deals With A/C Problems on the Rail

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Metro riders are sweating the heat wave out.

The transit agency said 1 in 20 rail cars has some sort of air conditioning problem.

Metro is working on repairs, but in the meantime, they're telling riders on the hot cars to get off at the next stop, walk down two rail cars and get back on the train.

The reason is because Metro railcars operate as pairs so every two cars share the same problem.

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