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Man fatally struck by L train

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Greenwich Village, Manhttan- Around 1 PM today, a man was fatally struck by a train in a subway tunnel near the 14 St. / 6 Ave. downtown L train platform.

Police say he was pronounced dead on the railbed at 1: 15 PM .

It took emergency crews about an hour to removed his body and restore service.

Right now it is unclear why he was on the tracks when the train hit him.