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Stuck NJ Transit train removed

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A New Jersey Transit commuter train with about 1,000 passengers on board became disabled just outside the Hudson River tunnel in Manhattan on Tuesday morning.

The train which was on the Northeast Corridor line broke down near 10th Ave., according to NJ Transit officials.  

It is not clear what caused the mechanical problem. Lighting and air conditioning on the train were never impacted, according to NJ Transit.

A rescue train was brought in and attached to the disabled train before moving it to Penn Station at 10 a.m., about an hour behind schedule.

The incident caused residual delays on Northeast Corridor, North Jersey Coast, Raritan Valley, Morris & Essex and Montclair-Boonton line trains in and out of Penn Station. 

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