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Wilmington deadly train strike: MBTA says ‘human error' is behind ‘heartbreaking accident'

4 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

Police investigating the fatal collision of a Commuter Rail train into a vehicle last Friday say that “human error” is behind the horrific wreck that occurred in Wilmington.
The victim of the devastating crash was Roberta Sausville, 68, of Wilmington, according to the Middlesex County District Attorney's Office.
Investigators say that Sausville was driving alone on Middlesex Avenue in Wilmington at around 5:51 p.m. when an inbound Haverhill Line train struck the driver's side of her vehicle near the North Wilmington MBTA station. Sausville was pronounced dead at the scene.
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