Fallen debris, signal problems cause service changes on several subway lines: MTA

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NYC — Fallen debris caused service changes for the Nos. 2 and 3 subways early Friday, and a separate incident involving signal problems is still causing delays for F, N, Q, R and W line commuters.

The incidents were reported shortly after 9 a.m. Friday.

In the first incident, debris fell at Hoyt Street, prompting numerous changes, according to the MTA. As of 10:30 a.m., the following were still in effect:

  • Southbound 2 Subway trains are running on the 5 Subway line from 149 St-Grand Concourse to Nevins St.
  • Southbound 3 Subway trains are running on the 1 Subway line from Chambers St to South Ferry.
  • 3 Subway shuttle train service operating between New Lots Av and Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr.
  • Some southbound 3 Subway trains are terminating at 42 St-Times Sq, 14 St, Chambers St or Wall St.
  • Southbound 4 Subway trains are running local from Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr to Crown Hts-Utica Av.
  • Southbound 5 Subway trains are running local from Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr to Flatbush Av-Brooklyn College.

Commuters should expect delays on Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 trains.

Signal problems at Lexington Av-59 Street also caused numerous service changes, but an hour and a half later, the F, N, Q, R and W had resumed with delays.

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