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October 29, 2013 at 12:19 PM

Homeless campers’ fire caused Monday’s light-rail shutdown

A garbage fire set by homeless campers on Beacon Hill was the source of smoke that got into a light-rail tunnel Monday evening. The smoke halted rail service shortly after 6 p.m., and full service wasn’t restored until 8 p.m. The incident began when Link rail operators reported what smelled like electrical smoke at the Beacon Hill,…

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