ABINGTON (CBS) – The body of a U.S. Marine sergeant from Abington who was killed in Afghanistan last week returned home on Tuesday.
The body of Sgt. Daniel Vasselian arrived at Logan Airport around 11 a.m.
From there, State Police escorted his remains to his hometown.
Residents lined highway overpasses and streets along the route to pay tribute. The hearse stopped briefly outside Vasselian’s boyhood home during the procession.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Doug Cope reports