Metra train strikes pedestrian near Highland Park, trains extensively delayed

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Metra UP-N trains were stopped in both directions Friday after a body was found near the tracks.

Metra trains are moving with extensive delays after a train struck a pedestrian in Highland Park Friday.

Some Union Pacific - North trains may be expressing, operating out of order, or may be cancelled, the transit agency said.

A spokesperson for Metra said it was unclear which train struck the pedestrian. No further information about the victim has been released. An investigation in ongoing. Riders should check for updates.
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