NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Long Island Rail Road service has been fully restored following an incident that made for plenty of commuter headaches during the evening rush.
Earlier in the afternoon, the derailment of a work train at Atlantic Terminal resulted in the LIRR running limited half hourly service between Atlantic Terminal and Jamaica Station.
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“It was a train that was not carrying passengers and there were no injuries to the crew,” MTA spokesman Sam Zambuto told 1010 WINS.
Some PM peak trains had to be be canceled because of limited track access, the transit agency said. Earlier in the afternoon, service between Atlantic Terminal and Jamaica had to be suspended.
NYC Transit is no longer cross honoring fares between Atlantic Terminal and Jamaica.
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