LIRR Train Catches Fire Near Bellerose

View Comments ()



    An LIRR train caught fire early Wednesday morning between the Bellerose and Floral Park stations, causing the line to be suspended between Jamaica and Mineola.

    The fire was in the undercarriage, the MTA said.

    Repair crews were responding and the MTA transferred the passengers to another train.

    Service was restored a few hours later but riders were warned to expect delays. 

    For the latest, check the MTA website.