Accident at Helix snarled bus commute

WEEHAWKEN - (AP) - NJ Transit buses have resumed normalservice into New York City after an accident near the LincolnTunnel caused problems this morning.

Traffic was diverted through Weehawken, and the bus lane intoNew York City was closed for more than three hours, after atractor-trailer overturned on the Helix.

NJ Transit spokesman John Durso Jr. says about 150 busescarrying roughly 5,500 passengers were diverted to SecaucusJunction and NJ Transit trains honored bus passes until 8:10 a.m.

Officials righted the truck and cleaned a fuel spill by 8 a.m.

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