Regular train service has returned to Connecticut, five days after a derailment injured scores of commuters and damaged tracks.
Limited Metro-North Railroad and full Amtrak train service resumed at around 3 p.m. Tuesday between New York and New Haven, according to the MTA.
Railroad officials in Connecticut said the morning commute went as well as can be expected following Friday’s train collision that injured 72 people and has shut down service.
Signal maintenance worker Louis Moore, 58, was walking on a catwalk near the entrance to the station when it appears his tool belt got caught, causing him to slip and fall onto tracks below.
Just after 5 a.m. Thursday, police said Bobby Legrand Guin from Mary Esther, Florida was hit by a northbound local A train at the West 109th Street and Central Park West station.
Several people were injured Wednesday morning when a NJ TRANSIT train collided with a tractor-trailer carrying buckets of paint.
Transit spokeswoman Judie Glave says the incident around 10 a.m. Tuesday involved a No. 2 train.
A Hudson-Bergen Light Rail train hit a car in Jersey City Monday evening, leaving three train passengers with minor injuries.
A man was hospitalized this weekend after his right arm and leg were severed by a train in Ulster County.
Service has been temporarily suspended on the main line in both directions between Penn Station and Hicksville. The accident also is affecting trains on the Port Jefferson, Ronkonkoma and Oyster Bay branches.
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Initial reports say the man was hit by a southbound Q train after he was pushed onto the tracks by another person during an argument.
Several tanker cars derailed in the accident around 7 a.m. on a rail bridge in Paulsboro and toppled into Mantua Creek.
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