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Body Discovered by Metra, Apparently Hit by Train on UP-North Line Near Franklin Pl and Western Ave, Lake Forest

283 Police and firefighter/paramedics from Lake Forest responded about 8:48 a.m. Wednesday, November 11, 2020 to a report that a body was found by Metra on the Union Pacific North Line near Franklin Place and […]

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Pedestrian Identity Unknown After Fatal Metra Incident at Arlington Heights Rd and Northwest Highway, Arlington Heights

32 Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:45 AM Friday July 21, 2017 to a Metra Train vs pedestrian incident at Northwest Highway and Arlington Heights Road Arlington Heights, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received […]

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Man Struck, Killed by Metra Train on the Metra Electric Line Near the Bishop Ford Freeway, About 9990 S Cottage Grove, Chicago

27 Chicago police, Metra police and Chicago firefighters and paramedics responded about 5:30 p.m. Monday to a report that a person was hit by a train on the Metra Electric Line train on the South […]

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One Killed by Metra Train at Fort Sheridan Station on UP North Line, 1 Injured by BNSF Line Train at Downer’s Grove Station

47 Two Metra train incidents occurred during the evening rush during Friday night’s rush hour. Downers Grove firefighter/paramedics and police responded about 5:45 p.m. Friday to a report of a pedestrian hit by a Metra […]