UPDATE: The victim of yesterday’s fatal crash on Route 90 in Boston has been identified as Gregory Doody, 50 of Boston. No further information is available at this time. Original release below.
At approximately 12:45 p.m. today, Troopers assigned to the State Police-Tunnels Barracks in Boston responded to reports of a pedestrian down on Route 90 eastbound on the Exit 135 ramp in Boston. Upon their arrival they discovered a deceased man in the roadway. He was identified as a 50-year-old man from Boston.
Troopers assigned to State Police Crime Scene Services, Collision Analysis Reconstruction Section, and the Suffolk County State Police Detective Unit responded to process the scene and investigate the facts and circumstances related to the death. It is believed the man was struck by multiple unknown vehicles where the operators were likely not aware they had struck a person. At least one vehicle has been identified, the operator of which is fully cooperating with the investigation. Troopers are not seeking anyone at this time.
The crash resulted in the closure of the Exit 135 ramp for approximately two hours. The crash remains under investigation by Troop H of the Massachusetts State Police with assistance from the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section, the State Police Crime Scene Services Section, and the Suffolk County State Police Detective Unit. Troopers were assisted on scene by MassDOT. No further information is available at this time, please do not contact the barracks directly.