One dead after car rear-ends MBTA bus in Randolph - 7News Boston WHDH-TV

One dead after car rear-ends MBTA bus in Randolph

Posted: Updated:
RANDOLPH, Mass. (WHDH) -- - The driver of a car that hit the back of an MBTA bus in Randolph Sunday morning has died, according to MBTA Transit Police.

The Route 240 bus was stopped at a legal bus stop on Route 28 in Randolph when it was hit from behind.

The driver, a 24-year-old male from Roxbury, was taken to Boston Medical Center in critical condition. He was pronounced dead Sunday afternoon.

The nine passengers aboard the bus was transported to local hospitals for non-life threatening injuries.

The people on board said that they were shaken up.

"All of a sudden we heard a pop and everyone looked outside and there was a car underneath the bus," said Tabitha Beary.

According to investigators, the car showed no signs of braking prior to striking the bus.

Police are still investigating the incident and trying to figure out the cause.

Powered by WorldNow

WHDH TV 7NBC WLVI TV CW56
Sunbeam Television Corp
7 Bulfinch Place
Boston, MA 02114

News Tips: (800) 280-TIPS
Tell Hank: (855) 247-HANK
Corporate Media Services: (800) 642-1551

Can't find something?
Connect with us here:
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WHDH. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.