Death

Man Dies At Bronx Subway Station

Unfortunately tragedy struck when 48 year old Carlos Alvarez was strangled to death after his t-shirt got caught in the escalator at the Intervale Ave & station in the Longwood section of the Bronx on Sunday morning. Tina Moore & Ben Feuerherd of the NY Post have more: A straphanger was strangled early Sunday when […]


Retired MTA Bus Driver Found Dead

These posts are always the hardest to write. I would like to offer my deepest condolences to the the family & friends of 46 year old Otis James, a retired MTA bus driver who was found stabbed to death in his Bushwick home yesterday. Here is more via a report from Ashley Soley Cerro of […]


Woman Fatally Struck By LIRR Train

Shortly after midnight today, a 37 year old woman, whose identity has not been revealed, was fatally struck by an east bound train just west of the Speonk train station. Based on the initial pictures I have seen online, it does not look like a car was involved in the accident. The first thing this […]


MTA Worker Falls To His Death

Never does a time exist where it is easy to report sad news. Unfortunately a young MTA worker fell to his death this morning in a subway tunnel near the 125th Street stop on the . Here is more via the New York Daily News: A hulking MTA track worker fell to his death on […]


Amtrak Derailment In Washington State

Sadly another rail tragedy has struck our country as an Amtrak derailment in Washington state has claimed the life of at least 6 people as of this entry. The derailment occurred on Amtrak train number 501 which was on its inaugural run of a new service between Seattle & Portland that used a recently constructed […]