Man Overdoses on Methadone at Malden Center
MBTA police reported that the 28 year old south Boston man was alert when transported to an area hospital during rush hour Thursday.
An unidentified 28-year-old South Boston man overdosed on methadone while on the platform at Malden Center, a watch commander with the MBTA police department said Wednesday.
EMTs and an MBTA police officer responded to the scene and ultimately transported the man to Melrose/Wakefield hospital around 5:45 p.m.
Some reports on social media suggested the man had died at the station, though an officer at the scene reported the man was alert and responsive.
No further information was available Wednesday night.