Woman hit by Metra train while walking in Elgin hospitalized

July 30, 2013 3:16:24 PM PDT
A woman is hospitalized after being hit by a Metra train as she walked this morning in downtown Elgin.

The Milwaukee West Line train had just left Elgin's Chicago Street station at a slow speed when it struck the woman.

She was conscious and talking with paramedics as she was transported via ambulance. She's described as having non-life threatening injuries.