A 47-year-old north suburban man was fatally struck by a Metra train in the Ravenswood neighborhood Friday morning on the North Side.
About 9:40 a.m., the Evanston resident was struck by inbound UP-North Train 332, according to Metra and the Cook County medical examiner’s office. He was dead at the scene.
An autopsy Saturday ruled his death a suicide.
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Kurell Purnell, 19, was arrested Tuesday night, hours after police say he crashed into an SUV in the 3600 block of West Peterson Avenue.
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Chicago carjacking reports hit an apex of 1,849 in 2021. The Illinois secretary of state said it’s also personal for him, after being carjacked with high school basketball teammates in 1998. “It leaves a scar you never forget,” he said. “I hate the thought of anyone else going through that.”