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Passengers recount terrifying moment subway train derailed in Queens

Posted at 8:46 PM, May 02, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-02 20:47:10-04

WOODSIDE, Queens (PIX11)-– Strap-hangers en route to Manhattan experienced a chaotic train ride Friday morning when it derailed off the tracks and injured at least 19 people.

Straphanger

The subway accident caused police to evacuate around 1000 people from below the surface and lead them overground.

Many of them were shaken up and relieved after the terrifying incident.