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Man killed by train in Jackson Heights: Police

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An unidentified man was struck and killed early Sunday morning by a Manhattan-bound 7 train, police said.

The incident occurred at about 1:30 a.m. at the Broadway and 74th Street station in Jackson Heights, according to the NYPD.

An investigation into the death was ongoing.

Reach reporter Bianca Fortis by email at or by phone at 718-260-4546.

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Alex from Corona says:
It was crazy how it happened, a mother with her kids where waiting for the train when the accident happened the kids just couldn't believed what they saw.
Aug. 19, 2013, 12:22 pm
Iman says:
I was waiting for the train in same platform I sow the indecent I was panicking,I am the one who called the police right the way to report to the station I had a big hope that he will survive if the emergency arrived in right the way but :(
The man was killed even the train stopped in same time when the man jump :(
It was a bad night for me.
Aug. 19, 2013, 10:54 pm

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