Transit FDNY rescues man trapped in subway station elevator The entrance of the 191st Street subway station in Inwood. Photo Credit: Flickr / Doc Searls By REBECCA HARSHBARGER August 26, 2015 9:07 AM Print Share Share Tweet Share Email Firefighters rescued a trapped subway rider through an elevator's escape hatch in Manhattan, officials said. The FDNY pulled out the man from the stuck elevator shortly after 1 a.m. Tuesday after an emergency call at 12:40 a.m., according to an agency spokesman. The rider was trapped at the 191st Street station in Inwood, the MTA said. By REBECCA HARSHBARGER Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.