Vt. woman survives close call with freight train
LYNDONVILLE, Vt. -
A close call for a drunk woman lying on the train tracks in Lyndonville.
Police say Cecelia Humphrey, 30, of Lyndonville, was drunk when she passed out on the train tracks Thursday afternoon.
A freight train operator spotted her and hit the brakes. The train stopped just short of Humphrey, bumping her shoulder.
Police say Humphrey’s blood alcohol content was 0.186 in a preliminary breath test. She now faces charges of disorderly conduct.