Man killed by Metra train in Oak Forest

March 1, 2010 4:47:58 PM PST
A pedestrian has been struck and killed by a Metra train near 159th and Cicero just before 5 p.m. Monday.Metra says the victim is a man. He was hit by an outbound Rock Island District train as it approached the Oak Forest station.

Trains were stopped in the area for awhile but soon were allowed to move through the area.