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Tip O'Neill Tunnel

By adamg - 3/2/20 - 9:53 am

State Police report a dump truck tipped over inside the O'Neill Tunnel northbound, disgorging its load of gravel across three lanes and creating a mess for commuters.

WFXT has dashcam video of the truck tipping over.

By adamg - 5/26/19 - 6:32 pm

State Police report all occupants of the car that burst into flames shortly before 5:30 p.m. on I-93 northbound, just inside the O'Neill Tunnel, escaped safely. The road was shut northbound and traffic diverted off 93. Read more.

By adamg - 2/28/18 - 3:09 pm
Car flip at I-93 entrance in downtown Boston

Pernell Banks came across a car flipped on its side at the ramp down into the northbound tunnel near Rowes Wharf shortly before 3 p.m.

By adamg - 12/1/17 - 3:46 pm

State Police report this happened early this morning in the O'Neill Tunnel northbound just before the Storrow exit. Look familiar? Call Troop E at 617-946-3008.

By adamg - 2/12/17 - 10:52 am

State Police report a 25-year-old from Everett died after his Altima crashed into the "attenuating barrier" separating the main road from Exit 20 to I-90 around 4:15 a.m. Read more.

By adamg - 1/2/17 - 7:31 pm

State Police are investigating how a man wound up in the tunnel, where he was fatally hit by a car around 7 p.m. Northbound traffic was backed up to Dorchester as State Police investigated the crash.

By adamg - 7/17/15 - 12:56 pm
Bicyclist in the Tip O'Neill Tunnel

Andy MC spotted a bicyclist today where you don't normally see one: Heading north inside the Tip O'Neill Tunnel on I-93.

By adamg - 12/1/11 - 12:38 pm

Car involved in "minor" sideswiping with Dang's SUV (on left).Car involved in "minor" sideswiping with Dang's SUV (on left). Photo from State Police.

State Police say they want to talk to the driver of a car with whom David Dang was talking in the Tip O'Neill Tunnel moments before Dang was fatally struck by another car last Friday.

By adamg - 11/25/11 - 10:22 am

Channel 4 reports a man got out of his disabled car this morning and was promptly hit and killed by another vehicle.

By adamg - 11/25/08 - 12:43 pm

Channel 5: Jackknifed Truck Jams Boston Traffic.

Specifically, a jackknifed truck in the northbound side of the O'Neill Tunnel.

By adamg - 11/7/08 - 1:46 pm

Channel 4 employee has terrifying encounter with some long black thing hanging from the tunnel ceiling this morning. They could call it Diggy.

By adamg - 8/25/06 - 8:26 am

Stevie Z. reports that when driving home through the Tip O'Neill tunnel late last night (before the rains), he saw water on the road and coming down from the ceiling:

... I would say it was like standing under an awning and seeing the water come off it during a moderately heavy rainstorm. ...

He called the State Police to report it; says the dispatcher said "thanks" but didn't ask him for a location:

By adamg - 7/13/06 - 4:44 pm

Tim Lavallee reports that northbound traffic through the Tip O'Neill tunnel slowed this morning when some guy started strolling through the tunnel:

... He seemed to come from nowhere and crossed all four lanes just near exit 26 to Storrow Drive. ...

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