By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS) — A person was struck by a train on the Union Pacific West Line near Melrose Park Friday night, Metra officials confirm.

Officials said train #509 struck a person around 5:10 p.m. but did not have any information about the condition of the victim or circumstance of the incident shortly before 8 p.m.

As of 7 p.m. inbound and outbound trains were moving again but with extensive delays.

CBS 2 Chicago Staff