Metra Milwaukee District West trains were stopped in both directions near Elgin after a train struck a pedestrian Monday, the rail agency said.

The train that struck the pedestrian, according to Metra, was #2237. Metra made the announcement about 6:42 p.m.

Extensive delays were expected for outbound trains but a specific time was not listed. Inbound trains were expected to be delayed around an hour to an hour and a half, Metra said.

No other information was immediately available.

Published at 7:02 PM CDT on Mar 13, 2017 | Updated at 7:04 PM CDT on Mar 13, 2017

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