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NJ Transit train
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Andrew Weber
August 20, 2019 - 6:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — An NJ Transit rider fell onto the tracks after a door opened on the wrong side of the train Monday evening, officials confirmed after witnesses posted about the incident on social media. Warning: Tweet below contains profanity The fall occurred at about 5:45 at the Secaucus...
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116th Street station
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August 02, 2019 - 10:51 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A person, possibly suffering from cardiac arrest, was struck by a train at the 116th Street subway station shortly after 9:30 a.m. LISTEN FOR TRANIST UPDATES 2 and 3 train service is beginning to resume with considerable delays after someone was struck by a train at 116 St...
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Man hit by A train
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Andrew Weber
July 26, 2019 - 7:57 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A suspicious package found in the backpack of a man hit by a train in Queens Friday morning has been deemed safe, police confirmed. The man seems to have jumped out in front of an A train at 80th Street in Woodhaven. The suspicious package @MTA 80th Street/Hudson Station in...
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Andrew Weber
July 26, 2019 - 7:57 am
( 1010 WINS ) — A suspicious package found in the backpack of a man hit by a train in Queens Friday morning has been deemed safe, police confirmed. The man seems to have jumped out in front of an A train at 80th Street in Woodhaven. The suspicious package @MTA 80th Street/Hudson Station in the @...
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Drip pan which fell in subway station
Afnan Perviaz
Andrew Weber
July 24, 2019 - 11:08 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A teenage transit user says he was almost killed when a piece of metal debris fell on him while he was waiting for a subway Monday. Afnan Perviaz, 18, was waiting for a B-train at the Dekalb Avenue station in Brooklyn at about 10 a.m. when a metal plate fell from the ceiling...
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Site of biker collision in Queens
Samantha Liebman
Samantha Liebman
July 24, 2019 - 7:10 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Three cyclists were struck in crashes over the last 24 hours, with two of them dying. This brings the total of cyclist fatalities to 17 for 2019, compared to 10 all of last year. Alex Cordero, 17, was killed riding through the intersection of Castleton Avenue and Clove Road...
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The Pokey and Schleppie Awards
TransitCenter
Andrew Weber
July 23, 2019 - 2:06 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – The Straphangers Campaign and TransitCenter presented their annual awards on Tuesday to commemorate the worst bus routes in the city. A golden snail on a pedestal was awarded to the M14A as the slowest bus in the city, winner of the “Pokey” award. Love the graphics for the...
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Andrew Weber
July 23, 2019 - 10:17 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – The City Council is set to vote Tuesday on a proposal to make legal what so many cyclists already do – follow pedestrian walk signals rather than traffic lights. Riders say it will keep them safer in traffic. Critics say it could create chaos. Councilman Carlos Menchaca says...
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Bowling Green subway statoin
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Andrew Weber
July 19, 2019 - 1:32 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The NYPD is looking for a suspect who punched a subway conductor seemingly at random. The incident occurred Thursday night on a 4 train in the Bowling Green station in lower Manhattan, authorities say. According to police, the suspect punched the conductor when the train...
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NJ Transit train
Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images
Samantha Liebman
July 19, 2019 - 9:49 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has been boasting about making progress in straightening out NJ Transit, saying commuters are experiencing fewer cancellations and delays this year but the data indicates otherwise at least for the month of June. Commuters expressed their...
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