He was pronounced dead around 3:30. An autopsy was scheduled for Monday.
Man struck by Metra train while fishing
April 19, 2010 (JOLIET, Ill.) It happened about 2:30 p.m. at Pilcher Park in Joliet. Metra police say 32-year-old Blair Flatten was fishing on the bridge when he was struck by the westbound train on the Rock Island line.