Train No. 41 was stopped in Glen Ellyn for more than an hour due to a suspicious package on the train. The train was evacuated and warming buses were brought in to hold the passengers.
A following train, No. 39, was stopped in Lombard.
The suspicious package was removed from the train and deemed to not be a threat.
Still, Metra cancelled Trains 59 and 60 on the UP/West line.
Other trains scheduled to depart from the Ogilvie Transportation Center on the Union Pacific / West Line were delayed.