Person fatally struck by Metra train in Elmhurst

The pedestrian was struck about 6 p.m. on the Union Pacific West tracks near Haven Avenue, according to a Metra spokesman.

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A person was fatally struck by a Metra train Nov. 18, 2020, on the UP-W line in Elmhurst.

A person was fatally struck by a Metra train Nov. 18, 2020, on the UP-W line in Elmhurst.

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A person was killed after being hit by a Metra train Wednesday in west suburban Elmhurst.

The pedestrian was struck about 6 p.m. on the Union Pacific West tracks near Haven Avenue, according to a Metra spokesman.

Elmhurst officials said the person was killed in the collision.

The tracks were reopened for service about 9:25 p.m., according to Metra.

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