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LIRR Service Restored After Massive Fire At Westbury Garbage Facility

WESTBURY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) -- Long Island Rail Road trains are running again after a massive fire suspended service on two lines during the morning rush.

Investigators say flames broke out at a garbage facility near the tracks Wednesday night.

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Service was suspended between Hicksville and Mineola on the Port Jefferson and Ronkonkoma branches as crews worked to bring the fire under control.

No one was hurt.

The cause is under investigation.


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