Pedestrian struck, killed by Metra train

August 13, 2008 12:47:19 PM PDT
A pedestrian was struck and killed by a Metra train on the Burlington Northern line near the station in Lisle. Train 1236 was due into Union Station at 8 a.m. It was stopped in Lisle while police investigated.

The accident delayed other Metra trains heading downtown this morning. They were traveling slowly along the affected stretch of track.