NJ Transit is reported train delays due to a downed tree near Watchung Ave. Trains are terminating at Bay Street, Clever Commuters report.
A tipster in the vicinity of Woodman Field in Montclair just alerted us that an NJ Transit train stopped for about 20 minutes on the track, then (after a series of loud booms) proceeded to go backwards.
Here’s what NJ Transit is saying:
Mar 24, 2010 05:54:08 PM
Rail Update: Montclair Line train #6263, the 4:52pm from New York Penn is Indefinite delayed near Watchung Avenue due a downed tree near Watchung Avenue.
Mar 24, 2010 05:51:44 PM
Montclair-Boonton Line train #1009, the 5:16pm from Hoboken, is delayed at Glen Ridge due to track obstruction ahead.
If you’re on the train, let us know what’s going on.