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US9 injured when subway car derails in Boston

22:55  08 june  2019
22:55  08 june  2019 Source:   msn.com

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9 injured when subway car derails in Boston © (Photo by Paul Marotta/Getty Images) A general view of the Red Line subway train at the Charles MGH station on August 31, 2018 in Boston MA. BOSTON — A subway car has derailed in Boston, sending nine people to the hospital.

Local emergency officials said none of the injuries are life-threatening.

Officials with the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority said the accident occurred at about 11 a.m. Saturday when a Green Line subway car derailed in a tunnel near Kenmore Square.

A 10th individual was reported injured but declined treatment.

Emergency workers said they were told by witnesses that everything went dark and they were thrown around the train car.

The cause of the derailment is under investigation.

The derailment caused major delays on the public transit system.

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