New Jersey Coast Line suspended after truck pulls down wire near Matawan

Posted at 11:44 AM, Feb 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-03 11:58:41-05

ATAWAN, N.J. — The New Jersey Coast Line was temporarily suspended Friday morning after a dump truck pulled down a wire near Matawan, according to NJ Transit.

A truck pulled the wire down around 10 a.m., west of the Matawan station. Service resumed before noon.

At the time, the Coast Line was suspended in both directions between South Amboy and Long Branch, but buses were provided, according to NJ Transit.