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LIRR restores service on Far Rockaway branch after train hits car; no injuries

A westbound train pulls out of the Huntington

A westbound train pulls out of the Huntington Long Island Rail Road Station on Jan. 20, 2015. Photo Credit: Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara

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. 

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