Metra BNSF tweeted said customers should expect moderate to extensive delays through the evening commute..
Metra Alert BNSF - bound and outbound trains are on the move operating with moderate to extensive delays due to an Amtrak striking a vehicle at Berwyn.— Metra BNSF (@metraBNSF) June 7, 2022
Amtrak tweeted its Southwest Chief Train 3 was stopped west of Chicago due to a "vehicle crossing incident." The train departed from Chicago, Amtrak said.
Southwest Chief Train 3 which departed Chicago (CHI) on 6/7 is currently stopped west of Chicago (CHI) due to a vehicle crossing incident.— Amtrak Alerts (@AmtrakAlerts) June 7, 2022
Amtrak nor Berwyn police or officials have said what the circumstances of the crash were, but an Amtrak spokesman said no customers or crew on the train were injured. It was not immediately clear whether anyone was in the vehicle that was struck.
No further details were immediately available.