AMTRAK KEYSTONE SERVICE SUSPENDED HARRISBURG TO LANCASTER
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Amtrak Keystone Service Suspended Between Harrisburg & Lancaster
Fire involving Norfolk Southern freight train closes tracks
The Amtrak Keystone Service is currently suspended between Harrisburg and Lancaster due to a fire involving Norfolk Southern freight cars in the area of Mount Joy.
A bus bridge operation is being planned for Amtrak passengers traveling on Trains 42 & 43 (The Pennsylvanian), as well as Keystone Service trains 609 & 643.
Amtrak management is on the scene and coordinating with Norfolk Southern.
Further updates will be issued when information warrants. Passengers who have paid but choose not to travel due to this service disruption can receive a refund or a voucher for future travel. Some tickets booked online that have not yet been printed can be modified or canceled on Amtrak.com or by using the free Amtrak mobile app.