Metra Delays After Driver Takes Turn on Railroad Tracks at Northwest Highway and Mount Prospect Road


Police, firefighters and paramedics from Des Plaines responded about 5:56 p.m. Thursday, November 10, 2022 to a report that the driver of a vehicle took a wrong turn onto the Union Pacific Northwest Line line and is stuck on the railroad tracks.

Battalion 61 on arrival reports that a 4-door sedan is stuck on the railroad tracks.

Train traffic is stopped in the area.


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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