The Long Island Rail Road was reporting good service on the Ronkonkoma and Port Jefferson branches Wednesday afternoon after delays in both directions because of congestion caused by a broken rail near the Westbury station, the MTA said.

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The broken rail had earlier caused delays of up to 53 minutes, then down to about 10 minutes, according to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.

The 9:38 a.m. train from Penn to Huntington operated 53 minutes late, while the 10:11 a.m. train from Ronkonkoma to Penn was 17 minutes late.