Trains On The Move After Signal And Power Failure On Several Metra LinesBoth inbound and outbound trains were stopped on the Milwaukee District / North Line; the Milwaukee District / West Line; the Rock Island District Line; and the Metra Electric District, the transit agency reported at 12:50 a.m. Wednesday. Signals and power were completely restored by 2:23 a.m.
2 Killed When Metra Train Hits Vehicle In Oak ForestTwo women died when they drove in front of a Metra Rock Island District train in an unincorporated area between Tinley Park and Oak Forest.
Quiet Cars Coming To All Metra LinesStarting today, all the lines in the Metra commuter rail system will introduce “quiet cars” on their trains.
'Sad-Looking' Coyote Discovered At Loop Metra StationA female coyote that looked “like Wile E. Coyote after a rough day with the Road Runner” was unharmed and taken into the care of the proper authorities after she was found trapped at a Metra station in the Loop Sunday morning.