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Fiery crash on Route 78 in Union, New Jersey on Dec. 6, 2014 (Credit: idelaney21 on Instagram)

1 Dead In Fiery Crash That Snarled Traffic On Route 78 In Union

Police said several vehicles were involved, including a tractor-trailer.

12/06/2014

An LIRR train arrives at the Bethpage station. (credit: Getty Images)

MTA Warns Of Delays On LIRR Due To East Side Access Project

Two of the four East River tunnels were shut down Friday night and won’t reopen until 5 a.m. on Monday.

12/06/2014

Penn Station

Penn Station Elevator Fire Causes NJ TRANSIT, LIRR Delays

A fire in a freight elevator at Penn Station caused delays on both NJ TRANSIT and Long Island Rail Road trains during the Friday evening commute.

11/07/2014

Metro-North Railroad

Metro-North Advises Riders Of Possible Delays Due To Leaf ‘Slime’

Railroad officials warned minor delays should be expected because trains will need to reduce speeds in problem areas under extreme “slip-slide” conditions.

10/20/2014

A track problem led to major delays on multiple NJ TRANSIT lines on Friday, Aug. 8. (Credit: @Wfds69)

Track Problems Lead To Major Delays On Multiple NJ TRANSIT Lines

Some NJ TRANSIT lines were subjected to major delays during the Friday evening rush.

08/08/2014

Crowd at Metro-North train station in Garrison after a boulder fell onto the tracks, causing delays (Credit: CBS 2)

Boulder Damages Metro-North Tracks, Causes Delays On Hudson Line

The MTA told 1010 WINS the boulder came down onto the tracks at around 2:30 p.m. The boulder hit Track 2, then made contact with Track 1.

07/19/2014

Crowd waits to get home after 2014 Belmont Stakes (Credit: CBS 2)

Many Left Waiting For Hours To Get Home After Belmont Stakes

Heavy train delays proved to be as much of a disappointment as the race was to many California Chrome fans Saturday.

06/07/2014

A car caught fire Monday evening after crashing onto the Metro-North Railroad tracks in Valhalla. (Credit: CBS 2)

Driver Escapes As Car Crashes Onto Metro-North Tracks, Catches Fire

Trains were delayed on the Metro-North Harlem Line Monday evening, after a car ended up on the tracks in Valhalla.

05/19/2014

Crews inspect track damage at site of Wednesday's freight derailment just east of Long Island Rail Road Jamaica station. (Credit: MTA Long Island Rail Road)

MTA: Delays Possible For Thursday Morning Rush Due To Freight Train Derailment

Three cars on a seven-car freight train jumped the tracks just east of Jamaica Station on the Long Island Rail Road.

05/14/2014

NJ TRANSIT Incident

Man Struck, Killed By NJ TRANSIT Train In New Brunswick; 3 Hurt By Flying Body Parts

One person was killed, and three others were injured, when they were hit by a NJ TRANSIT train in New Brunswick, N.J. Tuesday afternoon.

03/25/2014

LIRR trains (CBS 2)

Track Problems Snag LIRR Trains During Evening Rush

A track condition at Penn Station caused major delays on the Long Island Rail Road during the Friday evening rush.

02/21/2014

George Washington Bridge (file/credit: CBS 2)

Lane Closures To Make For Major Weekend Delays On GWB

Major delays were expected Saturday night on the George Washington Bridge, as police closed three of the four upper lanes in both directions for repairs.

12/21/2013

NJ Transit train - File / Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images

Disabled Train Snags NJ TRANSIT Service At Penn Station

A disabled train caused major delays on the NJ TRANSIT rail system Tuesday night, just in time for the evening rush.

11/26/2013

Spirit Airlines passengers wait out long delays in Miami. (Credit CBS 2)

Voluntary Inspections Make Long Night For Spirit Airlines Passengers In Miami

It was a long night for Spirit Airlines passengers in Miami. Hundreds of them were stranded after voluntary engine inspections grounded flights and delayed take-offs.

10/24/2013

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