Brooklyn Q train derailment affecting several subway lines

No injuries were reported when the derailment occurred at the Brighton Beach station.
A Q train had a minor derailment in Brooklyn Friday morning.
A Q train had a minor derailment at the Brighton Beach station in Brooklyn Friday morning. (Wikimedia)

A train derailment in Brooklyn Friday morning is the latest issue in a long week of commuting issues thousands of New Yorkers faced.

 

MTA officials said the second car of a southbound Q train derailed near Brighton Beach, ABC7 reported. There were about 100 passengers on board, and no injuries have been reported.

 

Following the incident, several service changes are in effect:

 

• Southbound Q trains are running on the N line from Atlantic Avenue-Barclays Center to Coney Island-Stillwell Avenue

 

• Some southbound Q trains are terminating at Kings Highway

• B trains in both directions are running from 145th to Kings Highway and terminating.

• There are no B trains running in either direction between Kings Highway and Coney Island-Stillwell Avenue.

• Commuters can take C or D trains for service between the Bronx and Manhattan

• In Brooklyn, B16, B41 and B68 buses are making nearby station stops

For the most up-to-date service info, visit mta.info or @NYCTSubway on Twitter.
 

 
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