ConnDOT: Freight Car Derailment Means some Busing for Shore Line East Commuters
2016

CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
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2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
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FOR RELEASE: May 20, 2016
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Freight Car Derailment Means Busing for Shore Line East Commuters
 
A freight car derailed on Shore Line East on Friday, forcing Amtrak to schedule buses for commuters between Old Saybrook and New London.
 
The following information has been released by Amtrak:
 

 

Eastbound:

Train 1636: departs New Haven at 4:32 pm to Old Saybrook and then a bus will run from Old Saybrook to New London.

Train 1640: departs New Haven at 5:48 to pm  Old Saybrook and then a bus will run from Old Saybrook to New London.

Train 1646: departs New Haven at 6:40 to pm Old Saybrook and then a bus will run from Old Saybrook to New London.

 

Westbound:

Train 1691: departs New London at 6:15 pm to Old Saybrook by bus, train to New Haven.

Train 1697: departs New London at 9:05 pm  to Old Saybrook by bus, train to New Haven.

Train 1699: departs New London at 10:20 pm to Old Saybrook by bus, train to New Haven.