Amtrak, New Jersey Transit Halt Service to Check Gas Leak Near Elizabeth

Amtrak and New Jersey Transit said they suspended Northeast Corridor service as police and fire departments investigate a reported gas leak in Elizabeth, New Jersey.

Amtrak said it suspended its service between New York City and Philadelphia while New Jersey Transit said its Northeast Corridor and North Jersey Coast routes have been halted. The information was disclosed in two separate e-mailed statements.

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