Train Accident


Driver Critically Injured After Car Struck By Metra Train

Round Lake Police say a driver trying to beat the train got hit by a Metra commuter train carrying dozens of Lollapalooza fans.


Workers assess the damage to the Blue Line cars. (Credit: Richard Wyatt/WBBM Newsradio)

CTA Train Accident Leaves Passengers Shaken Up

The collision injured 33 people and they were rushed to eight hospitals, including Rush Oak Park.



Person Hit By Red Line Train, Critically Hurt At Chicago Stop

Red Line trains are rerouted Wednesday night after a train hit and critically injured a person at the Chicago Avenue subway station on the Near North Side Wednesday evening, officials said.


File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Metra Train Strikes Car In Midlothian

Thousands of commuters were delayed on Metra’s Rock Island Line on Monday evening after police say a train hit a vehicle that went around crossing gates in Midlothian.


Lombard Train Fatal

Person Struck, Killed By Metra Train In Lombard

Police in west suburban Lombard are investigating after a person was struck and killed by a freight train.

CBS Chicago–05/24/2012