NORTHBROOK (CBS) — A woman was struck and killed Thursday by an Amtrak Hiawatha Service train in Northbrook.

Train No. 337, en route to Milwaukee, struck the female shortly after 4 p.m. near Shermer and Meadow roads in Northbrook, authorities said.

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Metra spokesperson Meg Thomas Reile said Amtrak and Milwaukee District North Line service were halted in both directions for nearly an hour following the 4 p.m. accident because of the investigation, on tracks near Shermer and Meadow Roads.

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A single track was reopened at about 4:50 p.m., but as of 9:30 p.m. delays of about 10 minutes continued in both directions on Metra trains.

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No passenger or crew members aboard the train were injured, Amtrak spokesman Marc Magliari said.