Signal problems, person struck delay LIRR branches

Delays are expected for Long Island Rail Road commuters Tuesday night. LIRR service is temporarily suspended into and out of Penn Station and Atlantic Terminal

Transit Alert

Transit Alert

NEW YORK - The LIRR experienced systemwide delays Tuesday night following a service suspension.

LIRR service was temporarily suspended due to a signal problem at Jamaica Station and an unauthorized person on the tracks that was struck by a train east of Queens Village station.

The LIRR announced that service was restored into and out of Penn Station and Atlantic Terminal around 7:20 p.m., but added that riders could experience delays of up to an hour.

 

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