Metra UP-West service resumes after pedestrian struck near Wheaton

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Saturday, September 19, 2015
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WHEATON, Ill. (WLS) -- Metra service is back to normal on the Union Pacific West Line after a person was fatally struck by a train in Wheaton, officials said.

It happened around 9:30 p.m. Friday near the Main Street station. Officials say the person was walking near the tracks when they were hit.

Metra service was delayed for several hours after the accident.