Man struck and killed by N train at Astoria station

Photo courtesy of Jimmy De Los Angeles

A man was fatally hit by a train at the 36th Avenue stop in Astoria Monday morning, disrupting service for more than an hour, according to the MTA.

The man, whom the MTA did not identify, jumped in front of an Astoria-bound N train just before 10 a.m. at the station near 31st Street.

There were suspensions on the N line between Lexington-59th Street and Ditmars Boulevard, and on the Q between Queensboro Plaza and Ditmars following the incident. Service resumed about 11:15 a.m. with residual delays.


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