NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Two people were caught in the middle of an extremely dangerous stunt in Queens – riding on the top of a subway car.
Commuters and MTA workers spotted the pair surfing on top of a 7-train in Queens over the weekend.READ MORE: New York City Rolls Out $100 Incentive For Getting Vaccinated As CDC Report Warns Delta Variant As Contagious As Chicken Pox
The pair was caught on the moving subway cars at the Roosevelt Avenue stop in Jackson Heights.READ MORE: Broadway Vaccine Mandate: Audiences Must Be Vaccinated And Masked; Performers, Crew And Staff Required To Be Vaccinated
MTA crews quickly stopped the train just after it left the station and on Tuesday CBS2 learned another subway surfing incident caused delays for commuters.MORE NEWS: Man Suffers Broken Nose In Alleged Anti-Asian Attack At Midtown Subway Station
It’s an ongoing problem that sources say happens roughly once a day in New York City.