UPDATE: After a few hours of hard work, the Powell-Hyde line is back on track. Fannypackers shout “hooray!”

We’re told that the Powell-Hyde cable car line his experiencing cable problems at the Hyde segment of the line, and has suspended service.

Shuttle buses are running on Hyde in its stead. Muni is hopeful that regular cable car service will resume by the late morning or early afternoon.

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Eve Batey is the editor and publisher of the San Francisco Appeal. She used to be the San Francisco Chronicle's Deputy Managing Editor for Online, and started at the Chronicle as their blogging and interactive editor. Before that, she was a co-founding writer and the lead editor of SFist. She's been in the city since 1997, presently living in the Outer Sunset with her husband, cat, and dog. You can reach Eve at eve@sfappeal.com.

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