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Man pushed into moving New York subway, witnesses say

Monday, December 03, 2012

Police are searching for a suspect that witnesses say pushed a man in front of an N train on 7th Avenue and 49th street.

Witnesses tell police the victim was pushed in front of a southbound Q train on 49th street after 12pm.

The victim, approximately 58-years-old was pronounced dead at the hospital.

He is believed to have been pushed onto the tracks by a younger man during some sort of dispute.

The suspect, a man in his 20's, fled the scene.

Several subway riders who witnessed the death were treated for trauma.

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