September 30, 2021

Train Derails on MBTA Red Line, Causing Major Commute Delays in Boston

Marc Fortier and Abbey Niezgoda ,

NBC Boston

Tuesday's derailment is the latest in a series of problems on the T, from an escalator malfunction this weekend to a collision in July to another derailment in March that caused all new Orange and Red line train cars to be pulled from service. Meanwhile, a recent report from the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation found that the system is heading for "fiscal calamity."