Person fatally struck by commuter rail train in Medford

A person was struck and killed by a commuter rail train in Medford Thursday, according to MBTA Transit Police.

Around 7 p.m., transit police received a call about a possible person struck by a Lowell Line MBTA commuter rail train near Ball Square. Transit police and the Medford Fire Department responding to the scene confirmed that a male, age unknown, was hit while trespassing on the inbound track.

Transit police detectives and the Middlesex District Attorney’s office are currently investigating the incident.

Jump To Comments


This discussion has ended. Please join elsewhere on Boston.com