WATCH: Good Samaritan saves man in wheelchair who fell onto NYC subway tracks

MTA incident
Photo credit Lauren Mennen
By , 1010 WINS

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A man in a wheelchair was saved by a Good Samaritan after he fell onto the train tracks at a NYC subway station Wednesday afternoon.

This incident occurred just after 1 p.m. at the Union Square station in Manhattan.

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A video taken by Lauren Mennen, an employee at CBS2 captured as a man jumped onto the tracks after the man had fallen onto the tracks.

"I saw a commotion and ran over to see what was going on," Mennen told 1010 WINS.

The Good Samaritan managed to help the man and his wheelchair and himself back on the platform less than 30 seconds before a 6 train pulled into the station.

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