Reporting Paul Murnane
NEWARK, N.J. (AP / CBS 2 / WCBS 880) – NJ Transit trains have resumed normal service to and from New York’s Penn Station.
Spokesman Dan Stessel says service was restored just before 5 a.m. Tuesday, nearly 17 hours after a derailment kept trains from using nine tracks.
Two cars of a Midtown Direct train carrying 300 people went off the tracks at 10:50 a.m. Monday. No one was injured.
Commuters faced crowded conditions in and out of New York on Monday night.
PATH trains and NJ Transit buses honored NJ Transit passes.
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