Moment of relief as ‘boy’ who collapsed and fell UNDER a train is pulled from the tracks


‘You are the angel sent’: Moment of relief as ‘boy’ who collapsed and fell UNDER a train is pulled from the tracks after a young woman ‘saved his life’ by raising alarm

  • Woman raised the alarm after a man fell onto the tracks at Blackhorse Road tube
  • The man was helped up to the platform at overground station in Walthamstow
  • He looks to be in a weak state as he slumps over someone’s arm after getting out
  • She was praised by several members of the public, described as an ‘angel sent’ 
  • WARNING: GRAPHIC LANGUAGE 

This is the moment of relief a man was safely pulled out from under a London tube after collapsing through the gap.

A woman has been praised for saving the unidentified man’s life after she saw him stumbling before fainting and slipping through the gap between the platform and the train at Blackhorse Road overground station in Walthamstow, east London.

In a clip, which is believed to have been filmed late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning, there is commotion as several people, including a Transport for London employhee, give instructions to the man to get him back on the platform.

As he is pulled up, he looks to be in a weak state as he slumps over someone’s arm after getting up from under the train.

The moment was shared on Twitter, where a man who was at the scene, wrote: ‘Miracles do happen everyday! This young girl saved a life today.

‘She took a risk in order to save this boy’s life.’

Several people in the footage go to praise the woman for her selfless act to help the man, with one telling her: ‘God bless you, you are the angel sent trust me. He would’ve died.’

A woman has been praised for saving the unidentified man's life after she saw him fainting and slipping through the gap between the platform and the train at Blackhorse Road overground station

A woman has been praised for saving the unidentified man’s life after she saw him fainting and slipping through the gap between the platform and the train at Blackhorse Road overground station

In a clip, which is believed to have been filmed late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning, there is commotion as several people, including a Transport for London employhee, give instructions to the man to get him back on the platform

In a clip, which is believed to have been filmed late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning, there is commotion as several people, including a Transport for London employhee, give instructions to the man to get him back on the platform

It is not yet clear what caused the man to fall onto the tracks, but when someone asked the woman who saved him, ‘Did he faint or something?’, she said yes.

She told those on the platform; ‘I’m walking and he’s stumbling, and I’m looking at him, and then as he’s gone towards the train, he just slipped through the gap. And the doors are about to close and I’m shouting, “Don’t!”.’

‘I just saw him collapse.’

Transport for London and the London Ambulance Service have been contacted by MailOnline.

The unidentified woman tells onlookers what happened

She said she saw the man stumbling before collapsing down the gap between the train and the platform

She told those on the platform; ‘I’m walking and he’s stumbling, and I’m looking at him, and then as he’s gone towards the train, he just slipped through the gap. And the doors are about to close and I’m shouting, “Don’t!”‘

Transport for London and the London Ambulance Service have been contacted by MailOnline. 

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