BOSTON — Police are investigating a deadly crash involving a pedestrian that had a major impact on Orange Line shuttle bus service in Boston on Thursday morning.
The crash happened in the area of Columbus Avenue and Richie Street near the Jackson Square MBTA stop in the city’s Roxbury section around 5 a.m., according to the Boston Police Department.
The name of the person who was struck has not been released.
Commuters were urged to avoid the area as police worked to reroute replacement shuttle buses and vehicles around the crash scene.
Video from the scene showed a large area roped off with crime scene tape.
There were no additional details immediately available.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates as more information becomes available.
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