Passengers have been stuck for several hours on two New York City subway trains stalled in snow drifts near Kennedy Airport.
A rescue train has been sent to the train stuck at the Aqueduct stop.
Passengers have been stranded since about 1 a.m. on the second train.
Christopher Mullen tells NY1 cable TV that he took the subway after he couldn’t get a car service or taxi out of Kennedy on Sunday night. He says passengers are stuck aboard the train without food, water or heat.
Hundreds of passengers were stranded at John F. Kennedy, LaGuardia and Newark Liberty airports. Port Authority of New York and New Jersey spokesman Steve Coleman said they were being provided blankets and cots.
Authorities said the NYC airports, along with Long Island MacArthur, were scheduled to reopen at 4 p.m.
The first major snowstorm of the dumped almost two feet of snow on New York City.