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Amtrak Service Suspended Indefinitely in Boston Area


At the request of local authorities, and due to ongoing police activity, Amtrak Acela Express and Northeast Regional service is suspended indefinitely between Providence, RI and Boston.  Amtrak Downeaster is operating a modified schedule with no service to Boston.


Amtrak service is operating normally between Washington, DC, Philadelphia and New York.  The Springfield Shuttle between New Haven, Conn. and Springfield, Mass. is also operating on a normal schedule.


A decision about restoration of service into the Boston area will be made when local authorities inform us operations can resume.


Amtrak Police continue to coordinate with other law enforcement agencies.


Additional updates will be provided throughout the day


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