Around 9:15 p.m., Transit Police report. The man, hit on the outbound side, was taken to a local hospital in critical condition, police say, adding that foul play is not suspected.
Riders on the Blue Line and the Riverside branch of the Green Line had problems this morning when trains just refused to budge.
The MBTA says it's postponed a shutdown of the Riverside Line this weekend and will instead run trolleys as usual. Instead:
Buses will replace Green Line D branch trolleys between Reservoir and Riverside Stations in both directions next weekend, Saturday, August 26, and Sunday, August 27, as scheduled.
Dead trolleys are gumming up the works on the B and D lines, the MBTA reports.
The MBTA reports "severe" problems on the Riverside Line due to a balky switch at Reservoir.
"Minor" delays outbound on the Riverside Line, the MBTA advises.
The MBTA reports "moderate" delays on the outbound Riverside Line because of a trolley that met its maker at Brookline Village.
"Moderate" delays on the Riverside Line due to a trolley that met a sudden demise at Newton Centre, the T reports.
The T is running shuttle buses between Fenway and Riverside due to a "wire problem" at Reservoir.
Ryan McAskill admired the new artwork at Longwood this afternoon.
A tree that the wind helped convince to obey the law of gravity near Brookline Hills is causing "moderate" delays on the Riverside Line, the MBTA reports.
A trolley switched to the Styx tracks in Brookline Village, causing what the T says are "minor" delays.
The T is reporting "moderate" delays on the Riverside Line due to problems at Kenmore Square; initially reported as a dead train, but now as a more generalized power problem.
A Quincy man was charged with indecent assault and battery for an incident Wednesday evening involving a Green Line worker on a trolley heading to Riverside, Transit Police report. Read more.
Jennie shows us the tree near Newton Centre responsible for the dreaded "severe" delays on the Riverside Line.
The MBTA reports workers teamed up to help a dazed owl that butted heads with a trolley in Brookline last night.
The bird somehow came into contact with a Riverside Line trolley around 11:25 p.m. in Brookline Village, the T reports. Driver Hoa Tran got out, carried the bird off the tracks and to a bench at the station and radioed in for help. Read more.
A tree's come down on the overhead wires at Woodland, causing "severe" delays on the Riverside Line.
Just "minor" delays on the Green Line so far, the T reports.
The MBTA reports "moderate" delays on the C and D lines due to signal issues at Kenmore Square.