Major Delays Persist After Vehicles On Tracks Shut Down Multiple LIRR LinesUnauthorized vehicles at two different locations on the tracks shut down service on several branches of the Long Island Rail Road Tuesday evening.
Downed Trees, Power Problems Snarl Metro-North, LIRR Service During Morning CommuteService on Metro-North's Danbury Branch and the Long Island Rail Road's Ronkonkoma and Montauk branches is suspended as rain and wind continue to hit parts of the Tri-State area.
Driver Narrowly Escapes Before LIRR Train Strikes Uber Car Near BethpageThe driver of an Uber car narrowly escaped with his life when his vehicle was struck by a Long Island Rail Road train after stalling on the tracks.
LIRR Suspensions This Weekend During Installation Of New Post Avenue Bridge In WestburyDuring the 48-hours it will take to install the new bridge, there will be no train service on the Main Line between Mineola and Hicksville. Buses will replace some trains, and other trains will be diverted. Also, special weekend timetables will be in effect for all branches.
'He Saved My Life:' Off-Duty Firefighter Pulls Woman From SUV Moments Before Vehicle Hit By TrainIt happened around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Arthur Avenue crossing near Bellport in Suffolk County.
NTSB Reveals Engineers In LIRR, NJ TRANSIT Crashes Had Sleep ApneaThe National Transportation Safety Board said Thursday the similar circumstances of the crashes warranted combining findings and recommendations into a single special report.
Driver Killed After Pickup Truck Gets Hit By LIRR Train Near Deer ParkThere were no injuries on board the train, according to the MTA.
Full Service Returns To Penn Station Following So-Called 'Summer Of Hell'Amtrak wrapped up the extensive summertime track repair project on Thursday.
Amtrak Officials Announce Completion Of Track Work At Penn StationAmtrak has completed the track work at Penn Station that forced the railroads that share the busy transit hub to curtail service for eight weeks.
'Summer Of Hell' Was Not So Hellish For LIRR Commuters, Lhota SaysThe Long Island Rail Road is getting ready to shift back to regular service as the last week of the Summer of Hell arrives.
Regular Service To Resume At Penn Station On Sept. 5Trains have been operating on a modified schedule for most of the summer to accommodate much-needed track work.
Pressure Mounts For LIRR To Make All Stations Accessible To Disabled RidersSeveral Long Island Rail Road stations leave people who use wheelchairs and walkers stranded.