RYE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Metro-North riders should expect some delays and platform changes Friday on the New Haven line following a train derailment Thursday in Rye.
The train has been partially removed from the tracks, but because of the damage, customers traveling between Stamford and Rye to Grand Central will need to use the outbound platform.READ MORE: New Yorkers Urged To Wrap Up Holiday Weekend Travel Before Sunday Evening Storm
Customers traveling to New haven will need to the inbound platform. Metro-North said customers should also expect delays between 10 and 15 minutes.READ MORE: Bronx High-Rise Victims Remembered With Public Funeral, Officials Pledge To Keep Up Support For Survivors
There were 185 people were on board the train from Stamford to Grand Central when five of the 12 cars derailed around 5 p.m. Thursday.
Twelve people were hurt. Four were taken to local hospitals, including the Metro-North conductor.MORE NEWS: COVID Hospitalizations Drop For 4th Straight Day Across New York State
Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino said early reports show the train may have been speeding around a curve.