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Man Killed By Chicago-bound Amtrak Train

A man was killed after being hit by an Amtrak train on the Northwest Side of Chicago. The train accident took place early in the morning at the Metra’s Edgebrook station at Devon and Lehigh Avenues when an Amtrak train that left Milwaukee struck the man on the tracks. The man was killed immediately upon impact. It was unclear how the man ended up on the tracks. The Edgebrook station is not a scheduled stop for Amtrak. Metra trains were delayed up to 20 minutes following the train accident. To read the full story, click here.