SUV struck by Metra train on South Side

January 11, 2010 9:17:22 AM PST
There were delays Monday morning for people riding the Metra Rock Island line after an accident on the city's South Side.An inbound train from Joliet struck an SUV at 111th and Hale Avenue around 7 a.m.

No one on the train was injured.

Police say preliminary reports show no one in the vehicle was hurt.

Several trains were delayed because of the accident. But trains were running on schedule a few hours later.