Saturday, January 4, 2020

Newton Center

On January 4, 2020 at approximately 7:45PM Transit Police officers assigned to the South District received a radio call to respond to Newton Center MBTA station for a person possibly struck by a train. Multiple Transit Police units responded along with Newton Fire and EMS. TPD personnel on scene report the following preliminary information: a female, approximate age of 40, was struck by an inbound Green Line train on the D branch. The woman has been transported to a local area hospital with serious injuries.

Transit Police detectives are currently investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding the incident. No further information available at this time.

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