1 Dead After Vehicle Crashes Into Cemetery in Mattapan - NECN

1 Dead After Vehicle Crashes Into Cemetery in Mattapan

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    SUV Crashes Into Cemetery

    An SUV crashed into a cemetery in Mattapan on Tuesday afternoon, causing significant damage to the car and a number of traffic headaches.

    (Published Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018)

    One person was killed when a vehicle crashed into a cemetery in Boston's Mattapan neighborhood on Tuesday afternoon.

    The accident was reported shortly after 1 p.m. in the area of Walk Hill and Harvard streets. 

    The victim, an adult male, was transported to a local hospital where he later died.

    Aerial footage from NBC10 Boston's Sky Ranger helicopter showed an SUV that appeared to have left the road and gone through a chain link fence, coming to rest alongside a tree after knocking over at least two grave stones in a local cemetery.

    Vehicle Crashes Into Mattapan Cemetery

    [NECN] Vehicle Crashes Into Mattapan Cemetery

    Boston police said one person was injured and taken to a local hospital after crashing into a cemetery in Boston's Mattapan neighborhood.

    (Published Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018)

    The road was blocked off for a time, but reopened around 4 p.m. once the vehicle had been towed from the scene.