Person Hit By Metra Train In Highwood

May 21, 2019 - 7:14 am

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A person was hit by a Metra Union Pacific North train Monday in north suburban Highwood.

The incident happened about 10:30 p.m. near Green Bay Road and Washington Avenue just past the Highwood station, a Metra spokesperson confirmed. Highwood Police and Fire departments could not be reached for comment.

Inbound and outbound trains are moving with extensive delays.

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