A pedestrian was struck by a Metra train Sept. 8, 2021, near Berwyn. | Ashlee Rezin Garcia/Sun-Times
All inbound remain halted near Berwyn with outbound trains experiencing extensive delays.
A pedestrian was struck by a Metra BNSF train Wednesday afternoon near suburban Berwyn.
Train #1268 struck a pedestrian about 4:30 p.m., according to a tweet from Metra.
As of 5:30 p.m., all inbound trains remained halted near Berwyn with outbound trains experiencing extensive delays.
Metra Alert BNSF – Track 1 released for train movement, outbound trains extensively delayed, inbound trains remain halted near Berwyn
— Metra BNSF (@metraBNSF) September 8, 2021
Officials have not yet released information on the pedestrian’s injuries.
This is a developing story. Check back for details.