1993 LIRR shooting

Two people are treated on the LIRR platform
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Two people are treated on the LIRR platform in Garden City after gunman Colin Ferguson, 35, of Jamaica, opened fire on a train, killing six and injuring 19 others. (Dec. 7, 1993) (Credit: Newsday / Al Raia)

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A gunman turned a Long Island Rail Road car into a slaughterhouse on Dec. 7, 1993, killing six commuters and injuring 19 others until he was tackled by passengers as he reloaded his weapon.

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