Teenager slashed on Manhattan subway platform

MIDTOWN MANHATTAN — A teenager was slashed on a Manhattan subway platform Wednesday night.

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The slashing was at the downtown N/R train platform at Lexington Avenue and 59th Street around 7:20 p.m., police said.

A 16-year-old teen was slashed in the right side of his face, police said. He is currently in stable condition at the hospital.

The culprit fled on foot, police said.

No identifying information has been released. Police have not yet made any arrests.