Initially at around 7:30 a.m., Metra said inbound and outbound train movement was halted at Kensington/115th Street after train #734 struck a pedestrian. At about 8:30 a.m., Metra said South Chicago and Blue Island branch trains began moving again while University Park trains remained halted near Kensington. Shortly after 9 a.m., Metra said all inbound and outbound trains were operating with extensive delays.
The pedestrian's condition was not immediately available.
Metra Alert ME - Inbound and outbound train movement halted at Kensington, train #734 struck a pedestrian, extensive delays expected— Metra Electric (@metraMED) February 22, 2019