Pedestrian Metra Train Incident at Davis St and the UP-N Line, Evanston

Police, firefighters, and paramedics from Evanston responded about 2:40 p.m. Tuesday, March 16, 2021 to a report that a pedestrian was hit by a Metra train on the Union Pacific Northwest Line near Davis Street in Evanston. Police and paramedics received a report that a person was hit while running to catch a train, and that CPR was in progress.

Traffic was backed up on Maple Avenue and on Davis Street.

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The information in this article is an early report published before any summary information was confirmed or released by police or fire authorities.

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