23 Aug 2014
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Green Line Trolley Derails on Huntington

One Green Line train failed to make a track switch and ran into another train on Monday. Service is disrupted. Minor injuries have been reported.

Green Line Trolley Derails on Huntington

UPDATE, Monday 6:51 p.m.The cause of the crash was human error.

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Green Line service is suspended between Heath and Northeastern as officials clean up a train derailment from Monday afternoon.

One Green Line train failed to make a track switch and ran into another train about 4 p.m., according to Patch news partners WHDH.

Three people — two passengers and a trolley operator — were taken to the hospital for observation after complaining of back and neck pain.

Bus replacement service is ferrying passengers between the Northeastern and Heath Street stops of the E-line. The incident took place at Brigham Circle.

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