CLARENDON HILLS, Ill. (AP) – A passenger was killed and two were injured in a collision between a commuter train and a semi-trailer at a crossing in the suburbs of Chicago.
The engineer and conductor of the Metra train were also injured in an accident around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday in Clarendon Hills, a spokesman said.
No one was injured in the truck. As a result of the accident, the truck caught fire.
The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating an accident that cut off inbound and outbound rail service near Clarendon Hills.
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