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Man fatally jumps in front of train at Wall Street station, NYPD says

Regular 2 and 3 train service was resuming about an hour after the incident.

A person was struck by a train at

A person was struck by a train at Wall Street in Manhattan on Wednesday, causing delays on the 2 and 3 lines, the MTA said. Photo Credit: Samantha Wieder

A man fatally jumped in front of a train in lower Manhattan Wednesday afternoon, police said.

The man, who was not immediately identified, jumped from a platform at the 2 and 3 train station on Wall and Williams streets at about 12:30 p.m., officials said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

It wasn’t immediately clear which train hit him.

There were service changes on 2 and 3 trains for about an hour after the incident, but regular service was resuming at about 1:50 p.m., the MTA said.


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