Norfolk DA identifies MBTA employee killed after a bus accident at Quincy Center Station

MBTA worker dies after crash involving bus

QUINCY, Mass. — A Brockton woman died following a fatal incident with an MBTA bus at the Quincy Center Station busway on Saturday, the organization’s general manager confirmed in a statement to Boston 25 News.

On Sunday, the Norfolk District Attorney’s Office identified the woman as 45-year-old Sanyi Harris, an MBTA employee.

Before her name was released, MBTA General Manager Steve Poftak said in a release, “the MBTA is mourning the loss of one of our colleagues who suffered a fatal injury during a tragic accident... While the investigation continues, the T asks the public to keep the victim’s family in their thoughts and prayers.”

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According to a witness, Harris was standing outside when the bus struck her before rolling into a Kia.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing, but the DA’s office said foul play is not suspected right now.

This story is developing and will be updated as more information becomes available.