Woman struck by subway train in Manhattan

April 26, 2014 7:40:22 PM PDT
A woman was struck and killed by a subway train in Manhattan Saturday afternoon.

The incident occurred around 4 p.m. at the Astor Place station.

Police say the woman was standing on the platform waiting for the uptown 6 train when she was struck by the first subway car.

She was taken to Beth Israel Hospital in critical condition, and later died.