Major delays reported on Amtrak, NJ Transit

The popular Acela trains, which take passengers between Boston and New York, is officially reopened for business. Credit: Nicolaus Czarnecki/Metro
The popular Acela trains, which take passengers between Boston and New York, is officially reopened for business.
Credit: Nicolaus Czarnecki/Metro

A trespasser who was fatally struck by a train near Amtrak’s Metropark station is causing major delays this afternoon, reports say.

Amtrak services between New York City and Philadelphia are reduced to low speeds on a single track after it was briefly suspended this afternoon in Woodbridge Township. According to Amtrak’s Twitter account, significant delays should be expected.

NJ Transit is also experiencing delays of up to an hour in both directions between Trenton and New York on its Northeast Corridor line.

 



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