A video captured at a New York City subway station captured the moment a station agent was chased out of her booth by a large rat.

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The video, posted to Twitter, shows the big rat scrambling across the desks in the station booth at the Metropolitan Transportation Authority's Grand Street station.

A second video shows the rat climbing on equipment inside the booth.

The MTA said in a statement provided to KABC-TV that safety of customers and employees is "of utmost importance."

The agency said it is working to "help ensure this doesn't happen again."