February 27, 2024

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A 14-year-old Dorchester boy and a 15-year-old Mattapan boy had been killed within the Thursday morning crash, which injured two extra teenagers.

The scene of a deadly morning crash on Morrissey Boulevard in Dorchester on Jan. 4, 2024. The street was closed Thursday after an early morning rollover crash left two boys lifeless, and a 3rd boy critically injured, based on State Police. Craig F. Walker/Boston Globe Employees

Authorities have recognized a 14-year-old Dorchester boy and a 15-year-old Mattapan boy as the 2 individuals killed in a rollover crash on Morrissey Boulevard Thursday morning.


  • 2 lifeless in violent rollover crash on Morrissey Boulevard

A 17-year-old boy from Roslindale stays hospitalized in Boston in “grave situation” following the crash, Massachusetts State Police stated Friday. A fourth boy, a 15-year-old from Dorchester, suffered nonlife-threatening accidents and is anticipated to outlive.

State Police didn’t launch the teenagers’ names, citing their age.

The crash occurred round 3:17 a.m. Thursday close to the College of Massachusetts Boston campus on Morrissey Boulevard. Police stated the 4 teenagers had been driving in a 2013 Hyundai Accent that had been reported stolen from Jamaica Plain that morning. 

A preliminary investigation discovered that the automobile was touring at a excessive charge of velocity earlier than it rolled over, based on officers. Boston EMS dispatch recordings posted on Broadcastify point out that every one 4 boys had been ejected from the automobile. 

Police stated investigators discovered a gun within the wreckage.

“The investigation into the information and circumstances of the incident, together with the actions of the 4 juveniles, and the sequence of occasions, previous to the crash, stays energetic,” State Police stated.