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NY subway service inches back on; power outage cause unknown

NY subway service inches back on; power outage cause unknown

A power outage at a midtown subway station caused widespread delays and service changes during the morning rush on Friday, the MTA said. Con Ed is still working to identify the problem with their equipment.

The E train was being rerouted to the F line between West 4th Street and Roosevelt Avenue in both directions.

The outage, which struck at 7:25 a.m., as much as tripled the length of some commutes and stranded a D train full of passengers inside a northbound train for more than an hour as it sat in the tunnel just before the station. - Expect delays in A, D, E, F, G, J, M, N, Q and R train service in both directions.

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As of 10:37 a.m., according to the MTA, all B and C service is suspended, and A trains will make local stops in both directions.

E trains are running on the F line between W 4 St-Washington Sq and Jackson Hts-Roosevelt in both directions. - Some Broad St bound J and southbound M train service are terminating at Myrtle Av or Marcy Av.

Queens commuters are encouraged to use R or 7 trains to and from Manhattan.

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LIRR is cross honoring at the following stations: Sutphin Blvd-Archer Av, Kew Gardens-Union Tpke, Forest Hills-71 Av, 61 St-Woodside and 34 St-Penn Station.

And, due to an unrelated incident at Fulton Street, A and C train service has resumed with delays.

Riders took to social media to vent their rage.

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