I had just crossed 34th Street at Park Avenue en route to the subway. Something made me look back to the north side of the street. That’s when I saw her.
The woman was lying on the sidewalk, her body stiff and twitching. I ran back across the street. I don’t remember checking for traffic.
While another woman called 911, I dropped to the sidewalk next to the woman who was still seizing, her lips turning blue. Continue reading