PATH Service Briefly Suspended Between 33rd Street and New Jersey

By Ben Fractenberg on April 25, 2011 2:29pm 

PATH train service was disrupted Monday because of a broken third rail.
PATH train service was disrupted Monday because of a broken third rail.
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By Ben Fractenberg

DNAinfo Reporter/Producer

MIDTOWN — PATH Train service was suspended between Midtown and New Jersey Monday afternoon because of a broken third rail, a Port Authority spokesman said Monday.

The service was suspended between Journal Square and 33rd Street, and between Hoboken and 33rd Street.

Service went out around 12:10 p.m., according to the Port Authority. It started to resume at roughly 2:45 p.m., the city's Office of Emergency Managemenent tweeted

Passengers are advised to take the PATH train at the World Trade Center for service into New Jersey.

NJ Transit is cross-honoring PATH tickets, the agency tweeted.

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