Listen: Sports Westbury Station, Westbury Station, Leeann Ta discussed on 10 10 WINS 24 Hour News
"Investigation. And then to start working on the trains. Try to restore service. Where the? Well, we had was an eastbound train station. My understanding is that the the gates were down the lights flashing confirmed. That functioning witnesses said went around the gates at which point trained. I was leaving and the vehicle collided. At that point. Westbound train travelling. Sports Westbury station. Impacted with the vehicle. Westbound. And that's when the claws on the westbound train came off the rails the plaque homes damaged. And that's where the situation right now. We've done some initial assessment of the damage to the third row to the tracks. We have a law now. Mannan crew on scene. Third. The contractors are here as well to assist with us. And again as we waiting for the accident investigation be completed. Look to stop restoring service. We are currently setting up a shuttle between hicksville and. So anybody who needs to take the train from port Jefferson. Ronkonkoma Huntington can't take a train to Ville, we will shuttle them to Babylon along the south shore. They can trouble westbound that will be in place to leaving the morning with regards to service in the morning. I was still assessing that. Expected Mony service will be impacted and we asked the folks. Check the website. Leeann TA. Six. We know that this damage to the the rails. We know this damaged. Until we can remove the trains and get further in there. We don't know how long will take to repair. We we know them wanting service we expect it will be impacted. Dr. It was the front two of the westbound, the western malls. Two cars. The eastbound train was just leaving Westbury station. So that was not going that fast. But the train was moving as it was going through. I don't have the speed. That was at a higher rate asleep. The vehicle is undetermined at this point the. It's. We're we're unable to determine the vehicle due to the damage right now. This. The train behind the immediately as the westbound train. Passengers onboard. Each train the eastbound train had approximately one hundred passengers westbound."