Long Island City, NY – Man Struck & Killed by Subway Train in Queens

Long Island City, NY – Man Struck & Killed by Subway Train in Queens

Long Island City, NY (October 8, 2019) – A man was struck and killed by a subway train on the No. 7 line in the Long Island City neighborhood of Queens Tuesday morning, October 8th. The incident happened near the Vernon Boulevard-Jackson Avenue station at around 9:00 a.m., according to police.

Officers stated that the victim fell inside the train tunnel for reasons that are being investigated. Service along the No. 7 line was suspended in both directions as emergency responders arrived at the scene.

The victim was pronounced deceased at the accident site between Queens and Manhattan. No further information was reported concerning this incident.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the victim at this time.

Fatal Train Accidents in New York

Long Island City, NY – Man Struck & Killed by Subway Train in Queens

Data shows that more than 600 people were on the rails or struck by trains in New York in 2018 alone. More often than not, a train accident in New York will prove to be fatal due to the enormous power of such vehicles. It is undoubtedly challenging to lose a loved one in any way, but it is important to understand that as a family member, you may have substantial rights protected by law.

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