MTA: Dead shark appears on Queens-bound N train

Several kids from Bergen Beach are swimming for answers in the midst of Shark Week. The children came across a dead shark on the shores

The shark was thrown out after it was photographed and its image was posted on the Internet.

The shark was thrown out after it was photographed and its image was posted on the Internet. (8/8/13)

CONEY ISLAND - Several kids from Bergen Beach are swimming for answers in the midst of Shark Week.

The children came across a dead shark on the shores of Coney Island earlier this week. The next morning, they came across pictures of what appeared to be that same shark on a subway car.

MTA officials have confirmed that a shark made it onto a Queens-bound N train, but are unsure how it got there. The shark was later put in a garbage bag and thrown out.

Meanwhile, the kids say they're unhappy with how the shark was treated, especially since it ended up on a train.
 

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