Escalator malfunction sends people into panic

An escalator at a New Jersey commuter train station abruptly reversed direction, sending people into a panic.
An escalator at a New Jersey commuter train station abruptly reversed direction, sending people into a panic. The New York Times reports commuters were riding the escalator up at the Jersey City Path station when suddenly the escalator started going down.

The malfunction sent a stampede of people down the moving staircase. Five people suffered cuts, scrapes and bruises in the confusion.
 
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