Heavy NJ Transit Delays Persist After Earlier Signal Problems

Signal problem delays rail riders

Wednesday, Aug 11, 2010  |  Updated 1:16 PM EDT
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Heavy NJ Transit Delays Persist After Earlier Signal Problems

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Sorry, commuters.

It's not clear whether hundreds of rail riders will face delays throughout the afternoon along Amtrak's busy Northeast Corridor.

Amtrak spokesman Cliff Cole says a tree fell on overhead wires near Hamilton, N.J., around 5:30 a.m. Wednesday

Trains are moving at greatly reduced speeds between New York City and Philadelphia while repairs continue.

Cole says Amtrak passengers should expect delays of 90 minutes to 2 hours on southbound trains and from 60 to 90 minutes on northbound trains.

NJ Transit resumed service between Trenton and the Jersey Avenue station in New Brunswick at 10:50 a.m. with delays of 30 to 45 minutes in and out of New York.

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