Passengers stuck on 2 trains

About 250 passengers were stranded on a stalled Amtrak train in Greenwich for several hours yesterday. Amtrak officials say a mechanical problem caused the train

GREENWICH - About 250 passengers were stranded on a stalled Amtrak train in Greenwich for several hours yesterday.

Amtrak officials say a mechanical problem caused the train to break down.

Crews tried to move passengers to another train, but that one got stuck too.

Eventually, the passengers were towed to Stamford.

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