The wrecked Metro-North trains from the accident last week that left dozens of people injured were set to be removed from the tracks in Connecticut Sunday.
Liam Armstrong died last week on his 18th birthday after he was was struck by a Bronx-bound No. 2 express train.
Liam Armstrong of Nesconset died while celebrating his 18th birthday with friends Tuesday after being hit by a Bronx-bound, No. 2 express train.
The incident comes as the Transport Workers Union has launched a campaign to get trains to slow down before they enter the station.
A man who was struck and killed by a freight train in Hawthorne, N.J., has been identified, but investigators Sunday still did not know why he was on the tracks.
The incident caused delays of up to 60 minutes on the Bergen Line. NJ Transit spokeswoman Courtney Carroll says the passengers were transferred to two trains to continue their trip.
The unidentified woman was killed at the Short Hills station at around 5:00 a.m., causing nearly hour-long delays on the Morris & Essex line.
Police said Anatoliy Zilberman also suffered severe bruising from the incident. He somehow made it to the express tracks north of Union Square when the No. 4 train passed by.
New Jersey Transit says teenager Saraly Orengo was fatally struck by a train in Paterson while walking on the tracks moments before the accident happened Friday.
Longtime residents say falling rocks and debris have always been issue, but recent track work high overhead leaves you feeling like a moving target.
New Jersey Transit says a Paterson man sitting on the tracks in northern New Jersey was struck and killed by a passenger train.