Updated 09/10/14 – 8:10 a.m.
CHICAGO (CBS) — Metra UP North Line trains were running again Wednesday morning, although with delays of up to 54 minutes, after a tree fell on the tracks near Kenilworth.READ MORE: 4 People Injured In Crash At 79th Street, Stony Island Avenue, South Chicago Avenue
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In an alert on its website, Metra said outbound trains were getting through with minimal delays, but at least three inbound trains were experiencing delays of 30 to 54 minutes.
Train #314, scheduled to arrive in Chicago at 8:02 a.m., switched to the outbound tracks, and was moving 30 to 35 minutes behind schedule. Train #312, scheduled to arrive in Chicago at 7:51 a.m., was operating approximately 50 minutes behind schedule. Train #310, scheduled to arrive in Chicago at 7:42 a.m., was operating 54 minutes behind schedule.MORE NEWS: DuPage County Advises Masks In All Public Indoor Spaces, With COVID Transmission At Substantial Levels
Metra said it was unknown how long delays would last as crews work to remove the tree from the tracks.