On February 14th 2015 at approximately 3:58 p.m. Transit Police Officers assigned to Area 1 received a radio call to respond to the MBTA's Park Street Station for a report of a person possibly struck by a Red Line train. Several Transit Police units responded along with Boston Fire and EMS. Transit Police Detectives on scene report the following preliminary information; at approximately 3:58p.m. a male, believed to be in his 30's, while trespassing on the right of way was struck by a northbound Red Line train. The male has been pronounced deceased as a result of injuries sustained. Transit Police Detectives and representatives of the Suffolk County DA's Office are currently investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding the incident. Foul play is not suspected.
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