Teen dies after Union Square subway plunge

The News Leader

April 2, 2011 6:02:26 PM PDT
A high school student died in the hospital Saturday night after a freak accident in a subway station in Manhattan.

Adrian Rodriguez, 18, was rushing to catch a train Friday morning and fell down a flight of stairs and plunged head first into a parked train.

It happened at the 14th Street Station in Union Square.

Rodriguez was rushed to the hospital where he had been on a ventilator.