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Thousands of people stranded at Grand Central due to a fire on Metro North railroad

Photo by the New York Times of the fire at Metro North

Julia Rosier, Features Editor

May 27, 2016

On Tuesday May 17 during rush hour, a fire swept below the Metro North train tracks in East Harlem, New York. The fire left thousands of pedestrians stranded at Grand Central, unable to return home. The fire was caused by a fuel spill when workers were fixing the generator underneath the tracks. The Ne...

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