February 1, 2014 4:57 pm -

Naima Rharouity, a 47-year-old mother of 2, was killed when her scarf got caught in an escalator at a Montreal train station.

Rharouity was at Fabre metro Thursday morning when the accident happened. It appears that she was traveling down an escalator when she fell. An item of clothing became stuck in the mechanism and tightened around her neck, strangling her.

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