A man was fatally struck by a Metra Union Pacific North Line train Thursday night in northwest suburban Des Plaines.
An 82-year-old woman was fatally struck by a Metra train Wednesday morning in north suburban Wilmette.
An employee was injured when a Metra train derailed Monday morning in the downtown rail yard.
A south suburban Calumet City man was charged Friday with carrying 41 bags of marijuana — totaling 31 grams — on a Metra train.
Metra trains on the BNSF Line were delayed Tuesday morning due to a freight trail derailment near west suburban Aurora.
A woman was critically injured when a vehicle was struck by a Metra train Sunday morning in north suburban Round Lake Park.
Babusch says his injuries were in part due to understaffing of Metra police officers and inadequate radio equipment.