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Woman found dead by Metra Union Pacific West tracks on West Side

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Metra Union Pacific West Line trains were halted Saturday morning as police investigated the death of a woman whose body was found near the tracks on the West Side.

The woman, who wasn’t identified, was found in the 4600 block of West Kinzie Street less than 10 feet from the Metra tracks at 6:51 a.m., according to the police.

Union Pacific West trains were halted in both directions between Oak Park and Kedzie.

Police were conducting a death investigation.