Metra passengers evacuated from train due to fire

MORTON GROVE, Ill. — Passengers on a Metra train in Morton Grove were evacuated Monday evening due to a fire.

Trains were delayed on the Milwaukee District North Line due to the fire. An announcement was made that passengers were being evacuated due to a "mechanical issue" around 8:30 p.m.

There is no word on what caused the fire.

Metra said no one was injured.

No further information was provided.

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