Amtrak delays after Bronx freight derailment; no injuries


NEW YORK (AP) — Officials say a freight train derailment in the Bronx has been causing Amtrak delays between New York and Connecticut.

The Fire Department of New York says no injuries are reported. Authorities say several freight cars went off the tracks at around 10 a.m. Wednesday.

Amtrak Acela Express and Northeast Regional services were temporarily suspended between New York City and New Rochelle, New York. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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