Articles Tagged with Fatal MBTA Accident

In April 2022, a 39-year-old Boston man died after he became trapped in the door of a Red Line train and was dragged a short distance as the train left a platform in South Boston. 1220282_subway_station-300x225

Unfortunately, these tragic incidents happen far too frequently and cause serious injury to innocent travelers, even though they are largely preventable.

Jeffrey Glassman Injury Lawyers believes that everyone should be able to use the MBTA’s systems and facilities safely and without incident. If you or a family member have been hurt in an MBTA subway or train dragging accident, we can help you recover maximum compensation for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more.

Train Strikes and Kills 25-year-old Joseph A. Cerrato, III in Middleboro

A call was received Tuesday night, April 1, 2018, that a pedestrian man was struck by a SB MBTA commuter train.  The accident happened around 7:55 pm near the Middleboro/Lakeville stop just after the Bridgewater stop.  This is west of Everett Street, near Route 44.

Middleboro police and fire departments responded to the call.  When they arrived, they discovered the man had been killed by the impact.  The crash scene was about half a mile long.

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