Downed wire repaired on Northeast Corridor

(AP) - Delays are easing for rail riders on theNortheast Corridor between New York City and Philadelphia Friday.Amtrak has repaired a wire that was down

SECAUCUS - (AP) - Delays are easing for rail riders on theNortheast Corridor between New York City and Philadelphia Friday.

Amtrak has repaired a wire that was down on one of two tracksover the Portal Bridge in New Jersey that crosses the HackensackRiver between Kearny and Secaucus.

Amtrak trains were running up to 30 minutes behind schedulebecause there was only one track available and trains mustalternate.

NJ Transit says Northeast Corridor and North Jersey Coast Lineriders can expect some residual delays in and out of New York City.

Midtown Direct trains are going into New York after beingdiverted to and from Hoboken.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

A strong nor'easter is impacting New Jersey. 1 New Jersey Weather Forecast
Jersey Shore braces for nor'easter 2 Jersey Shore braces for nor'easter
Heavy winds in Long Branch cause roof to 3 Heavy winds in Long Branch cause roof to fly off condo building
Authorities say 25-year-old Nathan Price fatally shot 21-year 4 Police seek suspect in Newark murder
Chopper 12 over house linked to Ft. Lauderdale 5 Chopper 12 over house linked to Ft. Lauderdale suspect

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE