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Service on No. 7 train service between Manhattan and Queens resumes; disruption had been caused by broken rail

The 7 train departs for a new subway

The 7 train departs for a new subway station on Sept. 14, 2015 in New York City. Photo Credit: Getty / Andrew Burton

No 7 train service between Manhattan and Queens resumed after an hours-long delay caused by a broken rail on Thursday afternoon, the MTA said.

The MTA announced the service had been restored about 4:06 p.m.

No trains had been running between 42nd Street-Times Square Station and Hunters Point Avenue, starting at 1:45 p.m., authorities said. 

It was unclear where the rail broke. 

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