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'Subway Surfer' In New York City Injured After Falling Between Cars (UPDATE)

10/30/2013 01:57 pm ET | Updated Oct 30, 2013
AP

An unidentified male was injured while "subway surfing" on the 6 train Wednesday afternoon.

Gothamist reports he suffered a head injury around 12:12 p.m. at the 96th Street station on the Upper East Side after falling between two train cars.

He is currently being treated at Metropolitan Hospital.

For those not familiar, subway surfing looks like this.

Update: The Daily News reports the victim is a 45-year-old homeless man, who a friend referred to as "Grumps." He was allegedly smoking synthetic marijuana during the incident. Friend Pablo Reyes said, "He was hanging out getting high. I told him, ‘Stop getting high off that s**t. It ain’t no good for you. He probably was hallucinating."

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