A 15-year-old boy suffered ‘severe head trauma’ after falling from the J train in Queens
A 15-year-old subway surfer is in a critical condition after striking his head while riding on the roof of a subway train in New York, la police dit.
First responders rendered first aid at the scene and rushed the boy to NYC Health and Hospitals/Elmhurst.
Police say he suffered “severe head trauma” and remains in a critical condition as of Friday morning.
Yo WTF!? These people just came over the Williamsburg bridge on top of the train. pic.twitter.com/osEtX4a0cp
— GOOSE (@GooseyMane) juin 11, 2022
Au 10 juin, eight people were spotted riding on top of a J train as it crossed the Williamsburg Bridge towards Brooklyn.
A video of the subway surfers shot by Chris Gosling and posted to Twitter has received more than 6 millions de vues.
The NYPD is investigating the incident.
Three subway surfers have died riding New York trains in recent years. Dans 2021, a person was killed after falling from the J train near Williamsburg Bridge. A 14-year-old boy died in 2019 while surfing a train in Queens. And a 27-year-old man died in 2017 after falling off a train in the Bronx.