9:25 AM: MTA spokesperson Judson True updates the media that as of 9:06, the accident has cleared, and regular service has resumed.

8:56 AM: According to MTA spokesperson Judson True, the N Judah hit a “motor vehicle” (Car? Truck? Moped? We’re checking) near Judah and 18th at 8:04 this morning.

Because of the wreck, riders are taking shuttle buses from Judah and La Playa (the end of the line and Carl and Hillway.

True says the driver of the mysterious “motor vehicle” was injured but, so far, has not headed to the hospital.

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