Amtrak, NJ Trainsit Delays Due To Derailed Train
NJ Transit has delays of 20-30 minutes while Amtrak reports 60 minute delays on trains between New York and Boston because of a derailed Long Island Railroad commuter train.
The 10-car train derailed just after 6:00 p.m. as it entered the East River Tunnel according to WABC TV. The MTA says the train derailed and is blocking two of four tracks.
There is no service on the Long Island Railroad into Penn Station.
All service in/out New York Penn, NY (NYP) will experience approximately 45 – 60 min delay due to a commuter train with operational issues.
— Amtrak Northeast (@AmtrakNEC) June 17, 2013