Metra Trains Delayed After Person Hit in NW Suburban Mount Prospect

A man was fatally struck by a Metra train Thursday morning in northwest suburban Mount Prospect. 

Inbound UP-Northwest train No. 608, which was scheduled to arrive in Chicago at 7:17 a.m., hit a pedestrian at Northwest Highway and Louis Street in Mount Prospect about 7 a.m., according to Metra and Mount Prospect police.

Inbound and outbound trains on UP-Northwest line are running with extensive delays, according to Metra. The CTA is honoring Metra tickets from Rosemont to Chicago at all Blue Line stations until 9 a.m.

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