Man killed by train in Park Slope

A man was killed Thursday morning after jumping in front of a "G" train at the Park Slope station.Emergency workers say it appears the man

BROOKLYN - A man was killed Thursday morning after jumping in front of a "G" train at the Park Slope station.

Emergency workers say it appears the man leaped onto the tracks at around 7:30 a.m. with the intention to commit suicide. He was pronounced dead on the scene. The conductor of the "G" train was taken to the hospital suffering from possible post-traumatic stress disorder.

Following the incident, service on the "G" line was shut down, but it has since been restored with minor delays.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: March to help seniors apply to college 1 VIDEO: March to help seniors apply to college
Brooklyn Weekend Travel Advisory, Dec. 10-11 2 Brooklyn Weekend Travel Advisory, Dec. 10-11
3 VIDEO: Interview with friend of East NY throat slashing victim
Some flavors offered were strawberry and tamarind. 4 Parade participants partake in snow cones
New York City has made a big change 5 Supporters and critics sound off on IDNYC program change

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News Furry Friends

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News 12 Brooklyn nightside.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE