Airman from Texas struck, killed by New York City subway
NEW YORK (AP) - Air Force officials in New Jersey have identified an airman from Texas who was struck and killed by a subway in New York City.
Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in New Jersey says 25-year-old Airman 1st Class Montiel Alleyne was from San Antonio. He was assigned as an aerial port apprentice to the 621st Contingency Response Squadron.
The NYPD says he was in a rail tunnel when he was struck and killed by a subway early Sunday morning. Criminal activity is not suspected.
His commander says he will be greatly missed.