Massive Fire In Queens Causes Suspensions, Major LIRR Delays

March 16, 2018 - 12:03 pm
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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Another day, another LIRR delay.

A massive fire in Queens made for a nightmare commute Friday.

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The fire near train tracks  broke around 1:30 p.m. Friday at Jamaica and Hollis Avenues and quickly grew to five alarms.

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LIRR train service was suspended in both directions on the Port Jefferson, Ronkonkoma, Oyster Bay and Hempstead branches for a few hours and causing delays on other branches.

There was also major overcrowding at Penn Station.

Service was eventually restored with residual delays.

 

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