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Review of tunnel handrails is urged

Two lawmakers cite safety issue

Seven of nine people killed in crashes in the Big Dig tunnel system between 2004 and 2008 died after hitting handrails. Seven of nine people killed in crashes in the Big Dig tunnel system between 2004 and 2008 died after hitting handrails. (Yoon S. Byun/ Globe Staff)
By Matt Carroll
Globe Staff / February 22, 2010

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Top state lawmakers and friends and colleagues of people killed in several grisly Big Dig crashes are calling for changes to tunnel handrails that have been linked to the deaths of seven people. (Full article: 793 words)

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