Three people expert minor accidents Sunday morning after a northbound A put together struck an object believed to have been thrown on the tracks and derailed, the authorities talked about.
One passenger was transported to a hospital and two others have been evaluated and declined to be transported, the Fire Division talked about. Thirty passengers have been evacuated.
Sarah E. Feinberg, the interim president of New York City Transit, talked about the put together “received right here into contact with particles on the roadbed” spherical 8:15 a.m. as a result of it was pulling into the 14th Avenue Station, inflicting a wheel to depart the observe.
That precipitated a scarcity of power to all 4 tracks and a northbound A put together near thirty fourth Avenue remained in a tunnel, she talked about. Passengers aboard that put together have been safely eradicated.
The authorities suspect that any individual threw an object onto the put together’s observe, inflicting the accident, a Police Division spokesman, Adam Navarro, talked about. Officers talked about they’ve been interviewing a person in reference to the episode.
There are in depth delays in Manhattan, Ms. Feinberg talked about. Service on A trains is suspended in every directions south of 14th Avenue and there is no northbound service alongside Eighth Avenue from Canal Avenue to 59th Avenue-Columbus Circle.
There could also be restricted service in uptown Manhattan and the Bronx. All northbound A, C, D, E and F trains are being rerouted.
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