Word is going out to the winners of a lottery for special train passes for the weekend of Pope Francis' visit to Philadelphia.
The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority on Thursday is notifying those who requested a total of 328,045 passes. They will have three days to complete the purchase, or someone else will be selected.
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The agency is capping ridership at 175,000 for each day of Francis' Sept. 26-27 visit.
About 20,000 of the commuter rail tickets remain unsold.
Overwhelming demand last week crashed a SEPTA website and forced a halt to ticket sales.
SEPTA is limiting service during the papal visit to select stations.