MTA: 5 train service resumes after platform collapses at Dyre Ave. station

The 5 train is operating normally once again Wednesday morning after service was temporarily suspended when a platform collapsed at the Dyre Ave. station in the Bronx.

The 5 train is operating normally once again Wednesday morning after service was temporarily suspended when a platform collapsed at the Dyre Ave. station in the Bronx. (4/27/16)

THE BRONX - The 5 train is operating normally once again Wednesday morning after service was temporarily suspended when a platform collapsed at the Dyre Ave. station in the Bronx.
 
It happened Tuesday night when MTA crews were conducting work on an island platform while using heavy equipment.  The 20-40 foot platform collapsed around 8:15 p.m.
 
The MTA released a statement saying, "Incredible work by our crews overnight, repairs are complete and normal services have resumed on the 5 line."
 
No injuries were reported. 

 

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