by CrownHeights.info Staff
A man was killed after being struck by a train at Utica Ave. Subway Station in Crown Heights during rush hour on Monday evening.
The man was hit by a northbound train on the express track at Eastern Parkway and Utica Avenue at about 5:45pm. Train service was disrupted while authorities investigated.
The train’s conductor watched as the 39-year-old man, whose name has not been released, jumped in front of a northbound No. 3 train at the Eastern Parkway-Utica Ave. station, the NY Daily News reports.
The man was declared dead at the scene by FDNY paramedics who rushed to the call.