NEW YORK — An empty NJ Transit train derailed at New York Penn Station on Wednesday morning.

New York Penn Station (Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

The train's engine derailed in the Sunnyside Yard while it was being operated by an Amtrak crew around 4:25 a.m., according to a statement from NJ Transit.

The train's passenger cars derailed on Track 4 and are blocking Tracks 1 through 6 inside Penn Station.

No injuries were reported.

NJ Transit said there will be 20-minute delays in both directions on the Northeast Corridor, North Jersey Coast, Montclair-Boonton, and Midtown Direct lines as Amtrak crews work to remove the engine.

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