Man Hit by Uptown C Train in Penn Station, MTA Says

By Ben Fractenberg and Aidan Gardiner  on October 23, 2013 11:30am  | Updated on October 23, 2013 1:07pm

 A man was struck by a C train in Penn Station, the MTA said.
A man was struck by a C train in Penn Station, the MTA said.
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MIDTOWN — A man was hit by a northbound C train as it pulled into Penn Station Wednesday morning, according to witnesses and the MTA.

The man, whose identity was not immediately released, was struck by the uptown train in the station, near Eighth Avenue and 34th Street, about 11:10 a.m., MTA and FDNY officials said.

He appeared conscious as crews removed him from the track, witnesses said.

He was rushed him to Bellevue Hospital in an unknown condition, the fire department said.

Trains along the A, C and E lines were temporarily disrupted, but they resumed normal service about 12:25 p.m., an MTA spokeswoman said.

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