Straphanger Falls To Death
Police said a man in his 20s fell to his death on the tracks of the Broadway station on the “N” line in Long Island City early Sunday morning, April 1.
Cops who arrived at the station at 5:20 a.m. Sunday morning made the grisly discovery of the man, pinned underneath the Manhattan-bound “N” train.
Rescuers pulled the man to the platform where he was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.
Transit Police officials said it appeared the man fell to the tracks accidentally. Police are conducting an investigation to determine the exact cause, officials said.
Body Found At Riker’s
Queens detectives and Department of Corrections officials are awaiting the results of an autopsy by the city medical examiner to determine the cause of death of a man whose body floated up to the Riker’s Island coastline on March 20.
The fully-clothed body, believed to be