NYC subway station evacuated after smoke, loss of power

NEW YORK (AP) — Emergency personnel have responded to a New York City subway station where passengers were reporting smoke and a loss of power.

Video images on television showed ambulances at the 125th Street station in Manhattan around 10 a.m. Tuesday. The subway station was subsequently evacuated.

Passengers on one train tell WABC that it felt like it jumped off the tracks at around 125th Street.

The Fire Department of New York said three patients were being treated for minor injuries. It said there was smoke but no fire.

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority was reporting major delays as a result. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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