Signal problems, person struck delay LIRR branches

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.



 


sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 5 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login, create an account or subscribe to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."