Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Trespasser Struck in Montello Station

On May 21, 2013 at approximately 2:14 pm Transit Police officers from Area 3 received a radio call for a trespasser struck at the MBTA Montello Commuter Rail station located in Brockton. Multiple Transit Police personnel responded along with Brockton Police, Fire and EMS. Transit Police personnel on scene report the following preliminary information: a white male approximately 42 years of age trespassing on track 2 was struck by a Boston to Middleboro MBTA commuter rail train in Montello Station. The male has been pronounced deceased. Transit Police detectives along with Plymouth County District Attorney's Office are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.
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