Train derails while pulling into New York's Penn Station

No one was reported as seriously injured in the incident, but one person suffered a minor injury, according to CNBC.

It happened around 9 a.m. It says customers will be accommodated by the next westbound train. He said people were shaken up but not really hurt.

The lights dimmed and the air was stifling; passengers got conflicting directions as they were herded back-and-forth inside the train, she said.

After suspending trains into and out of Penn Station, NJ Transit restored limited service into and out of the Manhattan hub. Amtrak also may modify its Keystone Service, which runs between NY and Harrisburg, Pa. "The remaining LIRR trains from Penn Station could experience delays and crowding".

There has been a minor derailment involving a NJ TRANSIT train at Penn Station. Raritan Valley Line service is suspended between Newark and Penn Station. Coupstomers would have to seek alternate transportation into New York City from those stations.

An Amtrak spokesman told Patch Monday that the company, which owns most of the tracks at Penn Station, was investigating both derailments.

Uber surge pricing was in effect from the Secaucus Junction station in New Jersey to midtown Manhattan; a seat in a shared Uber Pool was $76 and a premium black vehicle was $95.



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