Friday, June 23, 2017

Trespasser struck on Lowell Line.

Death Investigation
On June 22, 2017 at approximately 11:45PM Transit Police officers assigned to the North District received a radio call for a report of a person who was possibly struck by a train. Multiple TPD units responded along Lowell Fire and EMS. TPD personnel on scene report the following preliminary information : in the vicinity of Lundberg and O'Neil Street a 28 year old male while trespassing on the right of way was struck by an outbound MBTA Commuter Rail train. The male has been pronounced deceased as a result of injuries sustained.

Transit Police detectives along with representatives of the Middlesex District Attorney's Office are investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding the incident. Foul play is NOT suspected.

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