Metra UP-NW service disrupted after train hits pedestrian near Norwood Park

ByABC7 Chicago Digital Team WLS logo
Monday, November 27, 2023
Pedestrian fatally struck by Metra UP-NW train
There was a deadly crash involving a pedestrian and a Metra train in Chicago.

NORWOOD PARK, Ill. (WLS) -- A Metra Union Pacific-Northwest train struck and killed a pedestrian near Norwood Park Monday morning, Metra said.

Metra said inbound and outbound service were halted near Norwood Park after train #634 hit a pedestrian. At About 9:21 a.m., Metra said trains resumed operating with residual delays.

Metra said extensive delays are expected.

Further details were not immediately available.