October 17 2022 QUEENS, New York – A man is dead after getting hit by an A train in Queens following a fight on a platform, police said.
Victim was allegedly in a fight with another person on the train when the fight spilled on the F train platform, while train was at Roosevelt and Broadway in Queens, police said.
48-year-old male accidentally bumped a cell phone out of a 50-year-old man’s hand, when a dispute turned physical, police say. As they fought, victim ended up on the road bed and was struck by an oncoming train, officials confirmed.
The victim was taken to the hospital, the man he fought with was taken into custody, according to officials.
The 50-year-old man has been arrested and now charges are pending