Metra train strikes unoccupied car near West Chicago

December 29, 2011 (WEST CHICAGO, Ill.)

It happened just before dawn near the West Chicago station.

Investigators say the car was left behind from an earlier two-car crash.

Firefighters say one person was injured in that car accident, but no one on the train was hurt.

Following a brief service disruption, trains were moving again by 6:45 a.m.

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