Person struck, killed by Metra train near Crystal Lake

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CRYSTAL LAKE, Ill. — A pedestrian is dead after being struck by a Metra Union Pacific Northwest train Thursday morning.

It happened at about 10:45 a.m. Metra Union Pacific Northwest trains were halted for several hours but are moving now moving again.

On Thursday morning, a person was killed when a Metra UP-NW train hit a vehicle near Gladstone Park, and trains are still halted in this area due to this incident.

Check metrarail.com for the latest travel information.