The fence fell on Seventh Avenue near 40th Street, fire officials said.
The MTA workers were repairing the 4, 5 and 6 lines when they were burned, according to officials.
The man was drying tobacco when he accidentally set himself on fire, an NYPD spokeswoman said.
A man is accused of abducting two women, stealing a car and setting a car dealership on fire.
Two civilians and four firefighters were hurt in a fire across from the Brooklyn Museum, the FDNY said.
A cab struck a sedan at the intersection of West 56th Street and Seventh Avenue Thursday morning.
Two people were hospitalized after a set of cabs smashed into one another in Manhattan.
A 17-year-old girl was shot in the shoulder near the Queensbridge Houses, the NYPD said.
Daniel Nieves, 32, crashed his Suzuki into a tree near Astoria's Socrates Sculpture Park, cops said.
The 26-year-old worker was burned in an explosion at 294 W. 92nd St., the FDNY said.
The fire broke out at 2:30 a.m. on Carroll Street near Kingston Avenue, and 11 firefighters were hurt.
The incident took place at the East 96th Street subway station on the Upper East Side Tuesday night.
Ronald Vernicek, 58, was struck and killed by a motorcycle at West 57th Street and 10th Avenue Friday.
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