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Metra UP-W Service Stopped After Train Hits Car Near Oak Park

CHICAGO (CBS) -- Metra UP-W service was halted in both directions for over an hour after an inbound train struck a vehicle near Oak Park.

After the car was cleared, the track had to be checked for damage and "extensive delays are anticipated."

Movement in both directions was stopped before 4 p.m.

The accident happened near Kilbourne Avenue, and it is unclear whether there are any injuries.

The train that hit the car (#52) was due to arrive at Ogilvie at 3:53 p.m.






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