Manhattan, NY (November 8, 2019) – Authorities stated that a person was hit by a train in Manhattan on Friday morning, November 8th. According to the MTA, the incident took place at around 9:00 a.m. at the 28th Street station.
Both NYPD and FDNY personnel were dispatched to the scene where they confirmed that one person was hit by an unspecified train. Emergency crews attended to the victim but have not confirmed the severity of their injuries at this time.
Investigators are working to determine the events that led to this accident. No further information was reported.
Our thoughts are with the victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Train Accidents in New York
Data shows that over 600 people were struck by trains in New York during 2018 alone. More often than not, a train accident in New York will end with fatal injuries due to the immense power of such vehicles. While it is undoubtedly difficult to suffer a sudden injury or lose a loved one, it is important to know that as either a victim or a family member, you may have substantial rights at this time.
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