BOSTON

Man Seriously Injured in Incident With Train at Jackson Square MBTA Station

Shuttle buses are currently replacing the Orange Line service between Forest Hills and Ruggles as a result of the incident

Boston Fire Department

A man was seriously injured Saturday morning after intentionally entering the right of way as an Orange Line MBTA subway car approached, according to Transit Police Department Superintendent Richard Sullivan.

The MBTA reported a person trapped under a train in a tweet shortly before 10 a.m.

Tech rescue companies from the Boston Fire Department safely extricated the man around 9:50 a.m., according to a tweet by BFD.

The man was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries.

The scene is now clear, said Sullivan.

Shuttle buses are currently replacing the Orange Line service between Forest Hills and Ruggles due to the incident. Delays are expected as the buses are sent out, MBTA officials said in their tweet.

The incident remains under investigation, according to BFD.

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