NJ Transit trains getting back on track after derailment

NJ Transit trains are slowly getting back on schedule following a train derailment in New York's Penn Station this morning.NJ Transits says it expects to

EDISON - NJ Transit trains are slowly getting back on schedule following a train derailment in New York's Penn Station this morning.

NJ Transits says it expects to finish all repairs in time for the morning commute after a Midtown Direct train departing Penn Station experienced a slow-speed derailment prior to entering the tunnel at around 10:50 a.m.

Officials say about 300 passengers were on the train, but there were no reported injuries. As a result, NJ Transit's Northeast Corridor and Coast Line trains into and out of New York were subject to delays of up to 30 minutes.

The trains are now re-railed, but Midtown Direct trains are operating to and from Hoboken Terminal as repairs continue.

Click here for the NJ Transit website.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

A small plane crashed onto a street in 1 Small plane crashes on Bayonne street
City officials in Newark have raided an apartment 2 Newark officials raid apartments, supermarket
Organizers say entering the icy water gives people 3 Residents take icy plunge in Asbury Park to help fight lupus
Three police officers have been released from the 4 3 officers injured in crash following pursuit in Newark
East Brunswick house fire leaves woman in her 5 East Brunswick house fire leaves woman in her 60s dead

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