Metra train strikes pedestrian near Naperville

July 29, 2011 4:53:53 PM PDT
Trains along the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Line near Naperville were stopped Friday late afternoon when a pedestrian was killed by a Metra train.

Investigators were on the scene about a quarter mile east of the Naperville station.

As of 5:30 p.m., Metra says that they will move outbound trains at walking speed past the accident site to the end of the BNSF line. As of 6:15 p.m., Metra was moving inbound trains as well.

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