ELMWOOD PARK, Ill. — Some Metra trains were operating with extensive delays Monday morning after a pedestrian was hit by an equipment train in Elmwood Park.
The incident happened about 7:10 a.m. Metra trains were halted on the Milwaukee District West and North Central Service lines — but began running again with delays by 9:45 a.m.
Metra is advising passengers to check metrarail.com for updates.
Road closures due to pedestrian incident in Elmwood Park:
75th Ave CLOSED Grand to Fullerton
Grand Ave CLOSED Fullerton to Oak Park Ave
Metra MDW & NCS lines still stopped both directions at Elmwood Park. pic.twitter.com/FRm7BbbDNd
— Sarah Jindra (@SarahJindra) April 22, 2019