VILLA PARK, Ill. (CBS) — Metra Union Pacific-West trains were halted in the western suburbs Tuesday afternoon after a pedestrian was hit and killed by a train.
Train No. 47 on the line struck a pedestrian at 349 N. Ardmore Ave. in Villa Park.READ MORE: Search Continues For Hennessy, The Cat Who Survived Miraculous Six-Story Jump From Burning Apartment
Villa Park police said the pedestrian was a woman in her mid-20s and was killed.READ MORE: Chicago Restaurants Navigate Loosening COVID-19 Restrictions During Bridge Phase
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Metra said as of around 6 p.m., all trains were halted near Villa Park and extensive delays were expected.MORE NEWS: Convicted Man Fighting To Have Case Reheard After Jailhouse Confession Removes Evidence In A Murder He Says He Did Not Commit
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