[Photo via @natesten]
Reports of a suspicious package inside the L train station at 14th Street and First Avenue snarled rush-hour traffic this early evening.
The NYPD blocked off 14th Street at Second Avenue to Avenue A ... the L train was suspended between Eighth Avenue and Bedford Avenue...
b/d there is no L train service b/t 8 Av and Bedford Av, due to NYPD activity at 1 Av. Allow additional travel time.— NYCT Subway (@NYCTSubway) August 15, 2017
Patch reported that several nearby buildings were also evacuated as a precaution.
The NYPD gave the all clear about 5:30 p.m. ...
H/T Shawn Chittle