Police investigate fatal stabbing inside Brooklyn subway station

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By 1010 WINS

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Officials are investigating a fatal stabbing that occurred at a Brooklyn subway station early Tuesday.

At approximately 2:30 a.m., police responded to a person stabbed on board the north bound J train, inside the subway station located at Lorimer Street and Broadway in the Williamsburg section.

The suspect fled the station and the victim remained on the train until it came to a stop at the Flushing Avenue station, authorities said.

Officers discovered an unconscious man with stab wounds to his back and neck.

EMS transported the victim to NYC Health & Hospitals/Woodhull, where he was pronounced dead.

So far, no arrests have been made and the investigation remains ongoing.