One dead after being pushed in front of oncoming subway train

NEW YORK (AP) – New York City police say a person standing on a subway platform has been pushed in front of an oncoming train and killed.

Police say it happened at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the Times Square subway station.

They say a woman pushed the individual in front of a southbound No. 1 train.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The person’s sex wasn’t immediately known.

A suspect was arrested.

No other details were immediately available. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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