Today’s news:

Man killed by train in Jackson Heights: Police

TimesLedger Newspapers

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 bfortis@cnglocal.com or by phone at 718-260-4546.

Pin It
Print this story Permalink

Reader Feedback

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

Enter your comment below

By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:

You agree that you, and not TimesLedger.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to TimesLedger.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.

CNG: Community Newspaper Group