Sunday, December 28, 2014

Follow us:
Follow @NY1 on Twitter Follow NY1 News on Facebook Follow NY1 News on Google+ Subscribe to this news feed 

News

Rough Commute For L Train Riders As Signal Problem Persists

  • Text size: + -
TWC News: L Train Issues Cause Morning Commute Headaches
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

out of 10

Free Video Views Remaining

To get you to the stories you care about, we are offering everyone 10 video views per month.

Access to our video is always free for Time Warner Cable video customers who login with their TWC ID.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says it's working to restore normal service on the L train in Brooklyn after a broken fiber cable caused signal problems Friday that led to service disruptions on the line.

For now, there are no L trains between Broadway Junction and Myrtle Avenue-Wyckoff Avenue in both directions.

Shuttle buses are making corresponding stops between the two stations.

There is limited L train service running between Canarsie-Rockaway Parkway and Broadway Junction.

At Broadway Junction, customers can transfer to the A, C, J, or Z trains for further service into Brooklyn and Manhattan.

There is also reduced service between Myrtle-Wyckoff and 8th Avenue in Manhattan.

For more information, visit mta.info.

Got A Transit Tip?

Do you have a news tip or story idea about the city's transit systems? Send an email to NY1 Transit Reporter Jose Martinez.

10.11.12.245 ClientIP: 54.89.36.189, 23.15.9.30 UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/) Profile: TWCSAMLSP