WESTPORT, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Nearly 200 Metro-North passengers were stranded for two hours when their train lost power in Connecticut because of a downed wire that continued to cause delays Thursday.

The train stalled at about 9 p.m. Wednesday in Westport when officials said the train got snarled in 100-year-old, weather vulnerable wires near the Green’s Farm station.

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Passengers were stuck without heat until another train arrived at about 11 p.m.

Temperatures were reported to be about 10 degrees at the time, but Metro-North officials say it didn’t get too cold on the train cars because they retained some heat after the power loss.

Metro-North officials said the train sent to get the stranded passengers was delayed for about an hour because of a weather-related switch problem.

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The train left Grand Central Terminal bound for New Haven shortly after 7:30 p.m.

The downed wire also caused delays of up to 30 minutes Thursday morning on the New Haven Line.

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