Person struck by train in Jamaica subway station

By Patrick Donachie

Someone was seriously injured after being struck by a train at the 169th Street F train station on Tuesday morning, according to the FDNY.

The call came in at 11:02 a.m., according to an FDNY spokeswoman, about a situation at the corner of 169th Street and Hillside Avenue in the subway station. The spokeswoman said there were reports of a person under the train.

The unidentified victim was identified as being in serious condition and was taken to Jamaica Hospital, according to the FDNY.

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