Trespasser Struck on Railroad Tracks in Wareham

41 year old man suffered serious injuries...

A 41 year old man trespassing on the railroad tracks in Wareham was struck by the Boston-bound Cape Flyer at about 8 p.m. Saturday.  The incident happened near the Hathaway Street railway crossing.

The man was transported first to Tobey Hospital and then to a Boston trauma center with reportedly serious injuries.  Foul play is not suspected at this time.

A second train was dispatched to retrieve the passengers, who were on their way around 11 p.m.

The incident is under investigation by the Massachusetts Transit Police. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on