2 Green Line trains in Boston crash, injuring more than 20

2 Green Line trains in Boston crash, injuring more than 20

© APA | A train on the Green Line in Boston

# 31 July 2021 09:49 (UTC +04:00)

A train on the Green Line in Boston crashed into another train from behind, injuring more than 20 people, authorities said, APA reports citing Boston.

The Boston Fire Department said 23 people were taken to hospitals with injuries, none of which were life-threatening.

The cause of the crash was not immediately known, Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority General Manager Steve Poftak said at a press conference.

“We will obviously get to the bottom of this. This should not happen and we will find out why it happened and will ensure that it won’t happen again,” he said

The trains crashed on the Green Line track running along Commonwealth Avenue west of Boston University.

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