This Is What A Massive Subway Delay Looks Like

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The FDNY said rubbish on the tracks caught fire at 7:30 a.m., and the fire spread inside the tunnel.

A trains were suspended between 125th Street and 207th Street, but running local along the rest of the line, the MTA said. It suspended service on the B and C lines, and partially suspended A and D train service. Riders from Brooklyn to Manhattan were inconvenienced during their morning commute.

There is no D Subway trains service between 125 St and Norwood-205 St in both directions. The MTA released a statement on the incident that read, in part: "MTA NYCT and emergency crews including the FDNY responded immediately and worked to restore service as quickly as possible". She later added, "Literally a thousand people waiting at 1 train, and train just drove straight through - we are all gonna be late for work". Some trains turned off their power.

For service to/from the Bronx customers are advised to use 125 St cross town bus to 125 St and Lexington Av, then transfer for the northbound train service making nearby station stops.

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Social media showed subway riders jammed into finding alternate routes Monday morning. Some were taken for hospital examinations, but no serious injuries were reported.

People riding the D train November 4, 2012 in New York City, New York.

One commuter posted a video of his southbound A train being evacuated between 163rd and 155th streets due to the fire.

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