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Brush Fire Causes Delays On Metro-North Hudson Line During Evening Rush

No Immediate Word On When Service Will Return To Normal
Metro-North Brush Fire

A brush fire in Riverdale halted service on the Hudson Line of the Metro-North Railroad. (Credit: CBS 2)

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Service on the Hudson Line of the Metro-North Railroad was delayed by up to 40 minutes during the Wednesday evening rush due to a brush fire.

The fire was burning along the tracks in the Riverdale section of the Bronx.

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority estimated that service would be delayed by a period of 10 to 40 minutes. Earlier, service was halted.

The line runs north along the Hudson River to Poughkeepsie.

Service was back to normal by the nighttime hours.

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