Massachusetts State Police Release –04012014 – State Police Anticipate Traffic Delays in Boston
Because of the large number of mourners from the public safety community who will be staging in South Boston Wednesday and Thursday for transport to the funerals of Boston Fire Lt. Edward J. Walsh Jr. and Firefighter Michael R. Kennedy, motorists should expect delays in the area of Exit 15 (Columbia Road) on Route 93 southbound. Buses will be utilizing that exit beginning at 6:30 a.m. on both days to carry fire and police mourners to the funeral services. The delays will occur throughout both mornings. Motorists may wish to seek alternate routes.