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SUV Hit By Train In Braintree

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A train hit an SUV in Braintree at the Grove Street crossing Monday night. (credit: CBS)

A train hit an SUV in Braintree at the Grove Street crossing Monday night. (credit: CBS)

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BRAINTREE (CBS) — A commuter train hit an SUV crossing the tracks in Braintree Monday evening.

It happened just before 6 p.m. at the Grove Street crossing.

Witnesses told police the driver, an unidentified woman, went around the barrier lowered for the train and got stuck on the tracks. When the train hit she was thrown from the SUV into the woods.

No one was hurt onboard the train.

The driver was alert and conscious when she was taken to the hospital.

WBZ-TV’s Jonathan Elias reports.

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