16 December 2003
Train service between Sha Tin and Kowloon Tong stations slightly affected this afternoon
 
A freight train (Hung Hom bound) stalled near Tai Wai Station at 4:18 pm. As a result, train service between Sha Tin and Kowloon Tong Station was affected.
A locomotive was arranged to haul the freight train and train service resumed normal at 4:48 pm.
During the incident, two way traffic operated between Sha Tin and Kowloon Tong stations on a single track at a 15-minute frequency.
Train services at the sections between Hung Hom and Kowloon Tong, and between Sha Tin and Lo Wu were normal and maintained at a 5-minute frequency. Services from Lo Wu to Hung Hom were not affected.