QUEENS, NY. (THECOUNT) — A subway surfer died Saturday night while riding atop a train in Queens, say authorities.

The fatal incident occurred about 9:30 p.m. Saturday night, according to MTA officials.


The surfer appears to have struck his head on a piece of metal over the tracks, said police. He was found 20 feet beyond the station, said cops, reports NYDailyNews.


Geo quick facts: Queens is a New York City borough on Long Island across the East River from Manhattan. Flushing Meadows Corona Park, with the Unisphere, a 12-story 1964 World’s Fair globe sculpture, hosts the annual U.S. Open tennis tournament. The park’s Queens Museum is known for the “Panorama,” a building-for-building model of New York City. Nearby Citi Field is the stadium of pro baseball team, the Mets – wikipedia.