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Signal Problems Snarl LIRR Service During Evening Commute

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) -- Long Island commuters faced a tough ride home during the evening rush Monday.

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Long Island Railroad service was suspended in both directions between Atlantic Terminal and Jamaica for almost an hour due to a signal problem.

Service resumed around 4:45 p.m. with residual delays and cancellations in both directions.

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority cross honored LIRR fares via the 2/3 subway lines at Atlantic Terminal and Penn Station in Manhattan to accommodate riders impacted by the disruption.

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