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Linda Afriyie, 54 Year Old Ghanaian Based In Staten Island, Killed After Leaping In front Of Train

Linda Afriyie, 54 Year Old Ghanaian Based In Staten Island, Killed After Leaping In front Of Train Linda Afriyie

The mystery surrounding the disappearance of a Concord woman came to a tragic close after police revealed she jumped in front of an oncoming train at the Whitehall Street station in Manhattan. 

Linda Afriyie, 54, was struck and killed by a southbound R train as it entered the Whitehall Street station Monday at 9:03 a.m., according to a statement from the office of the NYPD's Deputy Commissioner for Public Information.

She was found unconscious on the subway's roadbed with trauma of her head and torso, and declared dead at the scene, police said.

According to police, Ms. Afriyie had gone missing just a few hours prior to her death. She was last seen leaving her home at 118 Steuben St. at 6:20 a.m. Monday, police said.

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