Metro-North trains involved in minor collision in Bridgeport

July 12, 2018

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Metro-North officials say two trains were involved in a minor collision in Connecticut and a worker for the commuter rail service reportedly suffered minor injuries.

Authorities say an equipment train and a train not carrying any commuters collided at slow speed early Thursday afternoon on a track in Bridgeport.

The incident caused delays of up to 45 minutes on Metro-North’s main New Haven Line and the Waterbury branch.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

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