Amtrak suspends Florida trains as concerns about rail worker strike grow

Train companies around the country are bracing for a potential freight rail worker strike on Friday, and Amtrak is suspending long-distance train service in Florida because of it.

Amtrak confirmed to News 6 that it would suspend long-distance trains that operate in Florida starting Wednesday, with all services suspended by Thursday.

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That includes the Silver Star passenger train, which runs from Miami to New York,

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