Commuters from Heredia or those going to Heredia will have to find transportation other than the state train service. Repairs on a bridge have been slower than expected, and the train service has been suspended at least for today. The bridge took a hit from a truck a week ago, and work crews are replacing the span.
The Instituto Costarricense de Ferrocarriles has been plagued by difficulties, including the head-on collision of two passenger trains in Pavas two weeks ago. There also have been derailments.