Person struck and killed by commuter rail train in Billerica
A person was struck and killed by a train in Billerica on Monday morning.
Authorities received a call about 10 a.m. about a person struck by a train in the Pond Street area of Billerica, according to MBTA Transit Police.
Shortly thereafter, Transit Police confirmed a fatality at the scene. The victim’s name was not immediately released, but a T spokesman said the victim was a “railroad trespasser.”
Delays are expected on the Lowell Line throughout the rest of the morning due to the incident. Shuttle buses from Lowell and North Billerica to Wilmington are operating to transport commuters from the scene.
This story is developing.
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