Metra train strikes, kills pedestrian in Arlington Heights; delays expected

ByABC7 Chicago Digital Team WLS logo
Sunday, March 10, 2024
Pedestrian struck by Metra in Arlington Heights
The condition of the victim was not initially disclosed.

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (WLS) -- A pedestrian has died after being hit by a train early Sunday morning in the north suburbs, according to Metra.

The incident happened just before 1 a.m. at the Northwest Highway and Chicago Avenue in Arlington Heights.

Metra confirmed the person died. The victim has not been identified.

Extensive delays can be expected in the area, Metra said.

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