News Worker injured during Second Avenue subway construction The Second Avenue Subway's 86th St. caverns on July 17, 2014. Photo Credit: Flickr / mtaphotos Updated August 20, 2014 5:04 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email A worker was injured while working underground on the Second Avenue subway construction yesterday, near 83rd Street, said an FDNY spokesman. The worker, who was not identified, hurt their leg just before 3:30 p.m., the spokesman said, and was taken to Weill Cornell Medical Center in serious, but stable condition. The crew was 10 stories below ground at the time. (Alison Fox) Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.