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Boston Traffic So Bad It Has Become A ‘Public Safety Hazard’

Boston Traffic So Bad It Has Become A ‘Public Safety Hazard’

BOSTON (CBS) – If you hate sitting in traffic, imagine trying to get a patient to a Boston hospital during rush hour. EMT’s took WBZ-TV for a ride in an emergency response vehicle through East Boston and the Sumner Tunnel during the morning rush hour recently. It’s a route they might take from many North Shore towns to the city’s major hospitals, and it’s routinely plagued with gridlock. “Traffic is obviously a challenge to get that patient to where they’re going,” said Armstrong Ambulance EMT Sean Mangan. “There are no breakdown lanes here,” said EMT Melissa Pierce. On that […]

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