Man killed by subway train on Upper West Side

April 6, 2013 7:11:16 AM PDT
A man has been struck and killed by a subway train on Manhattan's Upper West Side.

The accident happened at about 7 o'clock Saturday morning.

Police say the man was hit by a southbound D train, at the 72nd Street and Central Park West subway station.

EMS responded and took the man to St. Luke's Hospital, where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

The victim has been identified as 58-year old John Williams of West 175th Street.