Transit LIRR service suspended on Port Washington branch after train hits person By NEWSDAY / JOHN VALENTI Updated August 17, 2015 12:32 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email The Long Island Rail Road has suspended all service on the Port Washington branch on Monday after a train struck someone on the tracks at Great Neck station, officials said. Additionally, officials said service also was suspended on the Long Beach branch due to a third rail power problem east of Valley Stream. The cause of that problem was not immediately clear -- and it was not clear when the issue would be resolved. recommended reading Subway changes coming to the Nos. 1, 2, 3 lines this week By NEWSDAY / JOHN VALENTI Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.