Metra UP-W trains halted near Lombard after pedestrian fatally struck

LOMBARD, Ill. — Inbound and outbound Metra UP-W trains were halted west of Lombard after a pedestrian was struck and killed by a freight train early Thursday morning.

The accident happened around 5:15 a.m. near Crescent Blvd. and Finley Rd.

The identity of the pedestrian killed has not yet been released.

Metra reports extensive delays are anticipated.

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