What would happen if an exposed gas pipe that runs through a Queens railyard were to be sabotaged?
“It would cripple Queens,” said [a] worker at the site...speaking under the condition of anonymity. “You’re talking about wiping out [four highways] and all of the trains in Queens. At night you come in here and there’s a train on every track. There’s only so much service running. There’d be over 1,000 subway cars in here that [the MTA] would lose.”
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