Gernsheim (dpa) - Because of a damage to the overhead contact line, it has come in the evening between Mannheim and Frankfurt to significant delays in long-distance and regional rail traffic. A track was passable again in the early morning. Due to the repair work and the limited track capacity, the train expected delays of about 10 to 15 minutes on the track until the afternoon, numerous ICE connections were affected - such as Hamburg-Munich, Berlin-Basel, Kiel-Stuttgart and the ICE- / TGV trains from Frankfurt to Paris.