Large Fire Near Tracks Disrupts LIRR Service

LIRR had worst on-time performance in 18 years new report says

The Long Island Rail Road suspended service on four of its branches because of a large fire at a recycling plant near the tracks east of the Jamaica station. The FDNY said the fire started at 1:10 p.m. and is up to a fourth alarm. The address listed in FDNY Twitter posts is Royal Waste Services, at 187-40 Jamaica Avenue, Queens Village.

Services were shut down until further notice in both directions on the Port Jefferson, Ronkonkoma, Oyster Bay and Hempstead branches, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) said in a statement. No injuries have been reported.

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LIRR tickets are being cross-honored on the New York City subway at Jamaica, Kew Gardens, Forest Hills and Woodside stations. Customers of the impacted branches should consider traveling via the Babylon Branch, West Hempstead Branch, Montauk Branch or Port Washington Branch, it said. LIRR can not confirm whether the suspensions will affect the afternoon rush.

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