- Associated Press - Friday, July 21, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - A minor derailment in Brooklyn snarled service for some New York City subway riders.

No injuries were reported after some wheels of a southbound “Q” train went off the track in Brighton Beach around 9 a.m. Friday.

The passengers were put on a rescue train.

Service on the “B” line also was briefly affected.

Transit in and around New York City has been plagued by a series of recent derailments, delays and breakdowns.



Last month, a Harlem subway derailment tossed around riders and forced hundreds to evacuate through darkened tunnels.

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