Fatal Subway Fall In Bronx

Published on December 18, 2011, 11:55 pm
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Police say a man was struck and killed by a subway train after he fell onto the tracks in the Bronx early Sunday morning.

According to police, the victim, who looked to be in his 30s, fell in front of an oncoming No. 4 train around 4:45 a.m. at the 176th Street station on Jerome Avenue in the Mount Hope section.

The unidentified man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say they are continuing their investigation.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.


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