Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity
Share Stories  |  Traffic  |  Columns  |  Q&A     |  Get Gridlock:    Twitter |    Facebook  |     RSS   |  phone Alerts

Dead Train Operator Loved Her Job, Friend Says

From The Post:

Jeanice McMillan so looked forward to work each morning that she would meticulously iron her Metro uniform the night before. When driving a bus route in Northern Virginia in recent years, she would tell friends how much she enjoyed interacting with passengers.
McMillan, 42, of Springfield, died yesterday at the helm of her Red Line Metro train, which hurtled into the back of another train that had stopped between the Takoma and Fort Totten stations during the evening rush. One neighbor who knew McMillan well said today that the train operator would have done "anything in her power" to prevent the accident.

Read this article on washingtonpost.com.

If you knew McMillan and are willing to share thoughts or remembrances, please e-mail us.

By Washington Post Editors  |  June 23, 2009; 11:18 AM ET
 
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz   Previous: Seven Men, 2 Women Died in Metro Crash
Next: Deadly Metro Crash Sparks Outpouring of Comments

No comments have been posted to this entry.

The comments to this entry are closed.

 
 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company