+-
An 88-year-old woman died in a fall on (Credit: Newsday / Ellen Yan)

An 88-year-old woman died in a fall on the escalator at the LIRR station in Lindenhurst. (March 13, 2012)

Woman dies in fall at LIRR station in Lindenhurst

Irene Bernatzky, 88, died March 13 in a fall on an escalator at the Long Island Rail Road station in Lindenhurst.

The escalator at the Lindenhurst LIRR station remains
(Credit: Newsday / John Paraskevas)

The escalator at the Lindenhurst LIRR station remains out of service, the railroad said Wednesday morning after an 88-year-old woman died Tuesday in a fall on it. (March 13, 2012)

The escalator at the Lindenhurst LIRR station remains
(Credit: Newsday / John Paraskevas)

The escalator at the Lindenhurst LIRR station remains out of service, the railroad said Wednesday morning after an 88-year-old woman died Tuesday in a fall on it. (March 13, 2012)

MTA officials look over an escalator at the
(Credit: James Carbone)

MTA officials look over an escalator at the LIRR station in Lindenhurst, where an 88-year-old woman died in a fall Tuesday. (March 14, 2012)

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISE HERE
The escalator at the Lindenhurst LIRR station was
(Credit: James Carbone)

The escalator at the Lindenhurst LIRR station was out of service after an 88-year-old woman died in a fall on it. (March 14, 2012)

MTA officials investigate an escalator at the Lindenhurst
(Credit: James Carbone)

MTA officials investigate an escalator at the Lindenhurst LIRR station after an 88-year-old woman died Tuesday in a fall on it. (March 14, 2012)

An 88-year-old woman died in a fall on
(Credit: Newsday / Ellen Yan)

An 88-year-old woman died in a fall on the escalator at the LIRR station in Lindenhurst. (March 13, 2012)

Get the Newsday Now newsletter!

The best of Newsday every day in your inbox.

Comments

Newsday.com now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.