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Person struck at Queens subway station

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A person was struck by a subway car in Woodside, Queens on Monday morning.

The victim reportedly jumped onto the tracks in front of a train when the person was struck.

The incident occurred at Northern Boulevard and Broadway.

The victim was rushed to Elmhurst Hospital. A condition is not yet known.

At least seven subway related deaths or injuries have occurred in the past week, according to the MTA.

There has been a call in recent weeks for increased safety measures including barriers at subway platforms.

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