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.

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