A Small Rubbish Fire on the Tracks at the 18th Street Subway Station has Caused Delays Along the 1, 2 and 3 Lines, According to the MTA

The Patch - July 12, 2017

by Ciara McCarthy (Patch Staff)

CHELSEA, NY — A small rubbish fire on the tracks at the 18th Street subway station has caused delays along the 1, 2 and 3 lines, according to the MTA.

A small rubbish fire under the tracks at the 18th Street subway station was reported to the city's fire department at about 5:45 p.m., an FDNY spokesman told Patch. Firefighters were on scene addressing the situation as of 6:15 p.m., and no injuries were reported.

The MTA cautioned to expect delays along all three lines while the FDNY investigates.