LIRR: Near-normal service for evening rush after downed pole
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Long Island Rail Road service on its Port Jefferson and Ronkonkoma lines is mostly back to normal, following earlier disruptions caused by a broken utility pole near the tracks in Hicksville, LIRR officials said.
"We're back," LIRR spokesman Salvatore Arena said. "We have near-normal rush hour service. There are some residual delays."
Around 3:30 p.m., the LIRR restored service between...