‘Extensive delays’ for Metra UP-NW trains after pedestrian struck, killed near Barrington

BARRINGTON, Ill. — A pedestrian was fatally struck by a Metra train near Barrington.

The accident happened around 6 a.m. Tuesday involving Metra UP-Northwest train #606.

The person’s identity is unknown at this time.

Metra says UP-NW trains may be operating with extensive delays due to the accident.

CTA will honor Metra tickets on the Blue Line, Rosemont to Irving Park until further notice.

This is a developing story. Check back for details.