A group of bystanders worked together to rescue a wheelchair user who had fallen onto the subway tracks on Wednesday – seconds before an oncoming train barreled into the station.
The footage showed people on the Union Square station platform in New York, who rushed over to help the man stuck on the tracks.
One heroic Samaritan jumped down to pull him to safety while quick-thinking bystanders help him back onto the platform. The train can be heard in the distance, while an announcement of the train’s arrival is played over the public address system.
This afternoon in Union Square a man in a wheelchair somehow ended up on the subway tracks. Luckily, a Good Samarit… https://t.co/ASyG1oN8sl