Transit Man killed while laying on subway tracks By REBECCA HARSHBARGER firstname.lastname@example.org September 3, 2015 3:50 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email A man was struck and killed by a train in Manhattan when he laid out in the fetal position on the subway tracks, police and MTA officials said. The 68-year-old was hit by the B train shortly before 1:10 p.m. at the West 116th Street station in Harlem, a police spokeswoman said. Medics pronounced the man dead at the scene, and the NYPD is investigating how he died. Cops don't immediately suspect any criminality. By REBECCA HARSHBARGER email@example.com Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.