Listen: MTA, Wcbs, Westbury Station discussed on Wayne Cabot and Paul Murnane
"And changes for awhile on the Huntington, port Jefferson and the Ronkonkoma branches of the wer three people died last night because of an ill-fated decision. Here's our president filling the gates were down the lights. Clashing with confirmed that. Witnesses have said that the vehicle went around the gates at which point the train that was leaving heading eastbound and the vehicle collided was around seven twenty last night. A driver apparently ignored the crossing gate at school street and eastbound train struck the car and knocked it into the path of a westbound train travelling at full speed. The impact of Bolivia rated the vehicle and killed three people the train then rolled on until it derailed and then crashed into the platform here at the Westbury station chunks of concrete broke apart and toppled over the vehicle was destroyed beyond recognition making identification. Extremely difficult. Bob in Westbury, Sean Adams, WCBS, NewsRadio eight ten continuing with our theme of the MTA soon. We may be saying goodbye to the metro card bonus. The MTA board will be meeting today on this more. Now live WCBS reported Marla diamond in lower Manhattan this morning Marla. Paul that is one option. The other before the board would be raising the base fare to three dollars and giving riders at ten percents bonus. Both proposals would hike fares about four percent for weekly and monthly writers and on the commuter lines. And as much as eight percent for those who drive in and use MTA bridges and tunnels subway rider, Jennifer, stall from queens, supports a fare, increase and congestion pricing.."