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At least 6 injured following MBTA D-Line derailment; shuttle service instituted

Posted by Jack Pickell  March 10, 2014 12:37 PM

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MBTA's D-Line service between Landsdowne and Brookline has shut down for the rest of the day after one of the cars derailed earlier today, the MBTA Transit police tweeted.The MBTA has put shuttle buses in place between Kenmore and Fenway.

The Boston Fire Department tweeted a photo of the derailed train within the station:

There are currently conflicting reports on injuries. Boston EMS tweeted that 10 people have been sent to the hospital, while MBTA Transit Police have reported six total injuries :

Boston Magazine tweeted:

Buses are transporting passengers affected by Green Line closures, the MBTA tweeted:

The Boston Globe is reporting.

Four people, including the operator of the derailed car, are reporting back pain.

A video posted to YouTube purports to show a scene from the derailment. (h/t reddit)

We'll have more information as it becomes available.

More from the MBTA here.

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