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Apparent Bathroom Leak Floods NJ Transit Car With Toilet Water, Riders Say

NJ Transit said the information was forwarded to the appropriate personnel

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    Toilet Flooded on NJT Train: Commuters

    Commuters on a New Jersey Transit train Tuesday morning shared images of the train's carriage flooded with toilet water. (Published Tuesday, May 2, 2017)

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    Some NJ Transit riders already beleaguered by weeks of delays in and out of New York due to ongoing Amtrak track work had their spirits dampened yet again Tuesday morning -- but this time, toilet water was apparently to blame. 

    A leaky toilet aboard an NJ Transit rush hour train out of Red Bank apparently caused water to flow down the lower aisle of one of the double-decker train cars, grossing out commuters. 

    Video posted to social media show the water running down the aisle of the train; enough pools on the floor that passengers and seats on one side of the car are reflected. It appeared to be seeping from a bathroom on the main level of the train between the two decks, flowing down the stairs and into the aisle. 

    (Video Credit: @theBWproject/Twitter)

    NJ Transit said its social media staff had seen the photos and the information was forwarded to the appropriate personnel. 

    "We are looking into it," the statement said.

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