The man landed onto the tracks at the 170th Street station but was not struck by a train. He was not seriously injured and was taken to Lincoln Hospital in stable condition.
East 170th Subway stop closed after reports of person on the tracks. No D or B service. Customers advised to take 4 trains w/nearby stops pic.twitter.com/CDC0OodrwU— Candace McCowan (@CandaceMcCowan7) January 25, 2017
The other man fled the scene.
The victim was taken to the hospital, taken to Lincoln Hospital in stable condition. pic.twitter.com/6r8B3dNVof— Candace McCowan (@CandaceMcCowan7) January 25, 2017
Authorities were searching for him, and anyone with information is asked to call police.
Subway service was briefly affected in the area.