CHICAGO --Metra trains were delayed Friday evening on the Union Pacific North Line after a body was found near tracks in the Lake View neighborhood on the North Side, authorities said.
A crew member on Train 335 spotted the body about 6:15 p.m. near Barry and Ravenswood avenues between the Clybourn and Ravenswood Metra stations, according to Katie Dahlstrom, a Metra spokeswoman.
The Cook County medical examiner's office did not immediately confirm the death Friday night.
Inbound and outbound trains were running 30-60 minutes behind schedule, the rail service said.
Additional information was not immediately available.
(Source: Sun-Times Media Wire - Copyright Chicago Sun-Times 2016.)