Woman killed by train at 59th Street

Express service uptown was delayed for hours Monday afternoon.

A woman died Monday afternoon after she was struck by a subway train.

 

The woman, whose identity and age was not disclosed, was hit by a 5 train that was entering the station around 1:47 p.m., DNAinfo.com reported.

 

She was pronounced dead by police at the scene of the accident.

 

Uptown 4 and 5 trains halted regular service for several hours, with express service only resuming with some delays around 3:37 p.m.

 

How the accident occurred was not reported.

 
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