Watch where you're going! Buenos Aires man learns the hard way after subway platform fall

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Published on November 27, 2019 - Duration: 00:57s

Watch where you're going! Buenos Aires man learns the hard way after subway platform fall

EDITORS NOTE: RESENDING TO CORRECT DATE VIDEO SHOWS: MAN WALKING ALONG SUBWAY PLATFORM LOOKING AT HIS CELL PHONE, FALLS ONTO SUBWAY TRACKS, IS RESCUED RESENDING WITH COMPLETE SHOTLIST AND SCRIPT SHOWS


Watch where you're going! Buenos Aires man learns the hard way after subway platform fall

EDITORS NOTE: RESENDING TO CORRECT DATE VIDEO SHOWS: MAN WALKING ALONG SUBWAY PLATFORM LOOKING AT HIS CELL PHONE, FALLS ONTO SUBWAY TRACKS, IS RESCUED RESENDING WITH COMPLETE SHOTLIST AND SCRIPT SHOWS: BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA (RECENT- NOVEMBER 13, 2019) (BUENOS AIRES CITY POLICE - MUST COURTESY POLICIA DE LA CIUDAD DE BUENOS AIRES) (MUTE) 1.

MAN WALKING ALONG SUBWAY PLATFORM LOOKING AT HIS CELL PHONE 2.

MAN APPROACHES TRACKS, FALLS OFF PLATFORM 3.

PASSERS-BY ASSIST MAN BACK ONTO PLATFORM 4.

VARIOUS, EMERGENCY SERVICES PERSONNEL PLACE MAN ON STRETCHER STORY: A man ambling along the platform of a Buenos Aires subway stop was engrossed in his cell phone to the point that he didn't notice as he approached the edge and fell off directly onto the tracks on November 13.

The 49-year-old man, walking along the Aguero stop of Buenos Aires' D line was wearing an orthopedic brace when he plummeted onto the rail tracks.

Luckily, passers-by came to the man's rescue and pulled him back onto the platform where he was attended to by emergency services personnel.

(Production: Horacio Soria, Juan Bustamante)

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