MTA: Service Restored After Water Main Break Suspends No. 6 Train
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Service has been restored after a water main break caused problems on the No. 6 subway train.
Service was suspended in both directions between Hunts Point Avenue and 125th Street around 6 a.m. Monday. By about 10:15 a.m., trains were running normally again in both directions.
The water main break happened in the vicinity of 140th Street and Bruckner Boulevard.
The MTA said water had to be pumped out of the stations, the tracks dried and the damage assessed before service could be restored.
For more information, visit www.mta.info.
Check Out These Other Stories From CBSNewYork.com:
- CBS News: Justice Department Prepping Corruption Charges Against Sen. Robert Menendez
- MTA: Increased Work On Subway Tracks A Factor In 45 Percent More Delays
- MRI Explosion Causes Evacuation Of Oradell Animal Hospital In Paramus
- TSA Agents Surprised By Chihuahua In Suitcase At LaGuardia
(TM and © Copyright 2013 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2013 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)