MBTA Green Line Trolley Derails in Boston - NECN

MBTA Green Line Trolley Derails in Boston



    Issues on the Green Line

    Following a derailment on Saturday morning, the Green Line is finally back on track on the "B" line near Commonwealth Avenue and Silbert Way.

    (Published Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018)

    Transit authorities are investigating what led a green line MBTA trolley to derail Saturday morning. 

    The B line train was out of service and moving from a side track to the main tracks near Blanford Street when it derailed, according to transit officials. No one was injured and no passengers were on board.

    As of around 9:30 p.m. Saturday evening, the train is back up and running. Route 57 buses provided substitute service along Commonwealth Avenue while MBTA crews worked to re-rail the trolley.   

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