Pedestrian struck by Metra Southwest Service train in New Lenox

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Monday, July 8, 2024
Metra Southwest Service train strikes pedestrian
A pedestrian was struck by a Metra Southwest Service Line train in new Lenox Monday morning.

NEW LENOX, Ill. (WLS) -- Metra service on the Southwest Service Line has been disrupted after a train struck a pedestrian in the south suburbs.

Metra said a train struck a pedestrian near Laraway Road in new Lenox. Further details on the pedestrian's condition were not immediately available.

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Inbound and outbound service has been impacted.

Metra said train #806 that was scheduled to leave Manhattan at 6:51 a.m. will leave from the 179th Street in Orland Park.