45-Year-Old Subway Surfer Hits Steel Beam While Riding Atop 6 Train, Police Say
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Oct 30, 2013 – MANHATTAN — A 45-year-old subway surfer was seriously hurt after falling from the top of a 6 train Wednesday, police said.
The man slipped between cars of the southbound 6 train when he hit his head on a steel beam near the 96th Street stop, authorities said.
Emergency medical responders were called about 12:10 p.m. The man, whose identity was not immediately released, was taken to Metropolitan Hospital.
It was not immediately known if he was run over by the train, police said.
Service on the southbound 5 and 6 trains was disrupted because of the accident. The southbound 5 train was running on the 2 line from 149th-Grand Concourse station to the Nevins Street station.
The southbound 6 trains are running express from 125th Street to 42nd St.-Grand Central.