Teen killed attempting to jump from L train to platform in New York subway

A 14-year-old boy died late Wednesday after trying to jump from a train onto a platform in a New York subway.

Authorities with the NYPD told CBS News the boy was riding between the cars of a southbound L train when he tried to jump onto the platform at Brooklyn’s New Lots Avenue station.

As the train was pulling into the station, the teen missed his jump and landed on the tracks.

He was transported to a hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.