Metra UP-North train strikes, kills pedestrian in Highwood

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A Metra UP-North Line train has struck and killed a pedestrian in Highwood.

The incident happened with Train 326 inbound just before 8 a.m. Tuesday.

The Lake County Coroner has confirmed the pedestrian was killed.

All Metra trains on the Union Pacific North Line were stopped but are now running again with residual delays..

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