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Woman dies after MBTA commuter train strikes vehicle at railroad crossing in Wilmington

The woman, believed to be in her 60s, was driving east on Middlesex Avenue when the train struck her car near North Wilmington Station at about 5:55 p.m.


A woman died after a commuter rail train struck the car she was driving as it was passing through a railroad crossing Friday evening in Wilmington, MBTA police said.

The woman, believed to be in her 60s, was driving east on Middlesex Avenue when the train struck her car near North Wilmington Station at about 5:55 p.m., Transit Police Superintendent Richard Sullivan said.

She was the lone occupant in the vehicle, he said.

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