Traffic and transit news from Boston.
- Woman dies on a subway escalator
- Turnpike’s electronic tolling system can’t count
- Trespasser struck by MBTA commuter train
Source of the second item: Transportation Communications Newsletter
On Friday, January 30, 2009, a car-carrier semi-truck got in the way of a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train. Yadda yadda yadda, the train collected an elegant door prize.
For the railfans out there, that’s a General Electric model C44-9W locomotive, number 5005.