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Man injured when shoved onto subway tracks at Columbus Circle: police

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Posted at 7:11 AM, Sep 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-24 07:11:56-04

MIDTOWN, Manhattan — A man was hurt when he was pushed off a Manhattan subway platform and onto train tracks Thursday morning, police said.

The 25-year-old man was shoved onto the tracks of the southbound D train line at the Columbus Circle station around 5:40 a.m., according to the NYPD.

The suspected pusher fled the scene and police said they were last seen wearing a gray jumpsuit.

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital with injuries to his ribs and legs, police said. Thankfully, he did not come in contact with the train.

The extent of his injuries was not immediately known.

No arrests have been made.