Railroad News

Commuter Train Hits, Kills Pedestrian

(Tewksbury, Massachusetts – June 7, 2011)

An incident in which a Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority commute passenger train struck and killed an unidentified male pedestrian just off the 500 block of Woburn Street in Tewksbury, MA.

The accident, which took place just after 9:00 P.M. Tuesday night temporarily shut down the MBTA’s Lowell Line. Tewksbury Police will not release further details until notification is made to next of kin to the victim.