NYPD Officers Rush to Rescue Commuter Having Seizure on Subway Tracks

Police in Brooklyn, New York, were in the right place at the right time as a commuter suffering a “medical episode” fell onto subway tracks in front of them on Monday, June 20, newly released video shows.

The New York City Police Department released bodycam footage showing a woman teeter off a platform and onto tracks at the Bay Ridge–95th Street subway station. An officer on patrol runs after her and jumps onto the tracks to lift her up with the help of another officer standing on the platform.

The woman sustained a head injury and was taken to NYU Langone Hospital in stable condition, according to the police. Credit: New York City Police Department via Storyful

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