The NJ Transit train crashed into the train station in Hoboken, New Jersey this morning!
The NYPost reports:
More than 100 people were injured and at least three people killed when a New Jersey Transit train crashed into the Hoboken terminal Thursday during morning rush-hour, officials said.
Disaster struck just before 9 a.m. when train No. 1614 on Track 5 on the Pascack Valley Line went through the wall of the terminal, causing major structural damage to the station, a NJ Transit source said.
Photos posted to social media showed part of the front of the wayward train partially inside the terminal amid fallen columns, beams and wires. A portion of the arched roof of the terminal appeared to be collapsed.Photo: Getty Images
The train, which departed from Spring Valley, was due at the Hoboken station at 8:38 a.m. It was apparently running late,WABC reported.
There were reports that rescue crews were removing trapped passengers from the train cars, according to WABC.
“My train just ran full force into Hoboken Station,” Twitter user @jaydanahy postedalong with a picture of the train.
Read updating story at: NYPost