Amtrak has restored service on the Empire Line after a boat struck the Spuyten Duyvil Bridge (where the Hudson and Harlem Rivers meet). The boat struck the bridge around 4:20 p.m. Sunday, prompting a temporary suspension in both directions.
Around 8:30 p.m., a spokesperson for Amtrak said crews inspected the bridge and have reopened it.
There were no injuries reported.
Information about the boat is unclear at this time. The FDNY did not find a boat in the vicinity of the bridge.
Amtrak customers are encouraged to call 800-USA-RAIL to check on the status of their trains.
Customers should expect delays as service resumes and trains begin moving again.