THe MBTA, which this morning told an Orange Line rider he wound up at the Encore casino because he got on a casino shuttle and not an Orange Line bus, is now acknowledging that he got on the right bus and that the driver somehow missed the shuttle route between Sullivan and Wellington and wound up at the casino:
Tim Lawrence reported the unexpected trip to gamblingville around 10 p.m. yesterday. He and other passengers were forced onto buses for the last of six weeks of Orange Line repair work.
This morning, the T at first replied to Lawrence that the fault was his, because he got on a Greyhound bus meant to get people to Encore, not a proper Orange Line shuttle:
This morning, though, the T said it will try to keep it from happening again, the next time it needs to run buses instead of trains: