Transit LIRR restores service on Far Rockaway branch after train hits car; no injuries A westbound train pulls out of the Huntington Long Island Rail Road Station on Jan. 20, 2015. Photo Credit: Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara By AMNY.COM May 8, 2015 5:10 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email The Long Island Rail Road has restored service on the Far Rockaway branch following a collision between a train and a car on Long Island. There were no injuries in the collision, an LIRR spokesman said. He said it happened at about 4:30 p.m. Friday at a crossing near the Gibson Station in Nassau County. Service on the Far Rockaway branch was suspended about 4:57 p.m. Service on the branch was restored about 6:30 p.m., a spokesman said. By AMNY.COM Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.