Train Collision at Union Station

A collision of two trains at Union Station Friday morning caused 11 injuries and delayed traffic in and out of the station.

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Perry Jager
Damage to a Metra car after it collided with an Amtrak train Friday morning, injuring 11 passengers.
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Dominic Trombino
Firetrucks, police cars and ambulances lined Canal Street on Friday morning when two trains collided near Union Station, injuring 11 people.
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Dominic Trombino
Ambulances waited outside the Amtrak entrance of Union Station on Canal Street for any injured passengers to be brought out.
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Dominic Trombino
One of the injured passengers is carried out of the station.
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Police and fire officials wait outside Union Station.
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Brad Bach
Passengers evacuated the trains and walked back to the station after the accident.
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Dominic Trombino
Passengers wait in Union Station for services to return to normal. A Metra spokesperson said that service should be back to normal for evening rush hour.
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