Brockton Woman Dies After MBTA Commuter Train Crash In Avon

AVON (CBS) – A 91-year-old driver involved in a crash with a Commuter Rail train on Thursday, has died.

The Holbrook Fire department confirmed to WBZ NewsRadio 1030 on Friday that Ann Kireilis of Brockton had passed away at Brockton hospital.

Investigators said the crossing lights were flashing and the gates were down when Kireilis pulled her car into the path of an oncoming train.

The railroad crossing was on East High Street near the Avon/Holbrook line.


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