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Woman Struck By Orange Line Train

BOSTON (CBS) – A woman was hospitalized Saturday afternoon after she was hit by an MBTA Orange Line train.

Transit police received a radio call at about 3:15 p.m. and responded to the Massachusetts Ave. station.

Members of the Boston Fire Department and Boston EMS also were called to the area where they found a woman in her 20s who fell from the northbound platform and into the path of the Orange Lane train.

MBTA Person Struck
Police on scene after a woman was hit by an Orange Line train. (WBZ-TV)

Boston firefighters extricated the woman and she was transported to an Brigham and Women's Hospital.

Transit police said the woman suffered non-life threatening injuries.


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