Service on the Long Island Rail Road's Babylon branch has been restored after "an unauthorized person on the tracks" was struck and killed by a train Wednesday afternoon, the railroad said.
About 4 p.m., the LIRR said service was on or close, and commuters should expect a normal evening rush hour.
The service suspension, in both directions between Babylon and Jamaica, lasted about two hours, the LIRR said.mapCheck for LIRR delaysquizTake our LIRR quiz
A man in his 50s or 60s was struck at 1:11 p.m. around five-to-six train-car lengths east of the Baldwin station, as the westbound train was approaching to make a stop, an MTA spokesman said. The train was due in at 1:10 p.m.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene, an LIRR spokeswoman said.