• Red Line service resumes after person hit by train at Fields Corner

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    BOSTON - MBTA Red Line service was suspended shortly after 8 a.m. Friday morning after a person was hit by a train. 

    Regular service was resumed by 9:10 a.m.

    Transit officials said buses will replace service between JFK and Ashmont. 

    The person was hit by a train at Fields Corner in Dorchester. According to MBTA spokesperson Joe Pesaturo, the victim was transported conscious and alert.

    The Boston Fire Department responded to the scene at around 8 a.m. in order to assist with removing the person struck by the train from the track.

    We'll have updates as they become available on Boston 25 Morning News. We'll also monitor traffic and commuter changes in the area. 


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