Person Hit by Train at 96th Street

A person was hit by a train on the 2/3 line at 96th Street on Saturday morning, according to police. The victim was considered “likely to die,” according to a spokesman.

“Witnesses say the victim jumped in front of the train,” the spokesman said.

Trains were diverted from the area while emergency workers were on the scene.

Please, if you are thinking about harming yourself or attempting suicide, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).

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