N/Q Train Suspended in Astoria After Possible Suicide

N/Q train service in Astoria has been suspended following initial reports of a death on the train tracks – being reported as a possible suicide.


The MTA website has been updated with the following:


Due to police investigation of a customer injury at 36 Av, the following service changes are in effect:

There is no N Subway Line Icon train service between Lexington Av-59 St and Astoria-Ditmars Blvd in both directions.

There is no Q Subway Line Icon train service between 57 St-7 Av and Astoria-Ditmars Blvd in both directions.

Some northbound R Subway Line Icon trains are running on the F Subway Line Icon line from 57 St to 21 St-Queensbridge.

Shuttle bus service is operating between Queensboro Plaza and Astoria-Ditmars Blvd in both directions.

Customers are advised to use the Q69, Q100 or Q102 bus service making nearby station stops.

Allow additional travel time.