Train 2102, scheduled to arrive in Chicago at 6:19 a.m., was halted near Libertyville about 5:30 a.m. because of a mechanical failure, according to service alerts from Metra.
The duration of this delay is unknown as crews are working to restore train service, Metra said.
Metra Milwaukee District North trains are running nearly an hour behind schedule during the evening rush Tuesday after a train struck a semi truck in Edgebrook on the North Side.
Inbound and outbound train movement was halted about 7:35 a.m. near Buffalo Grove, according to a service alert from Metra.
The train hit the vehicle about 6:20 a.m. at a crossing on Finley Road near Crescent Boulevard.
Metra wants to know what kinds of things passengers want on new rail cars, whether it's wifi or cup holders.
A man was struck and killed by a Metra train Tuesday morning, halting trains on the Union Pacific Northwest line for over an hour in suburban Arlington Heights.
Normal service was resuming with delays Wednesday on part of Metra’s Rock Island District Line after a tree and downed power lines were cleared from the tracks in Beverly on the South Side.
An Amtrak train struck a vehicle Tuesday morning in north suburban Morton Grove, injuring a passenger in the vehicle and delaying Metra trains on the Milwaukee District North line.
Train service is resuming with residual delays on two north suburban Metra lines after unfounded reports of a person hit by a freight train in Mayfair on the Northwest Side.
Metra Union Pacific North line trains were stopped Saturday when a train struck a vehicle near suburban Lake Forest.
A person was hit by a Metra train Monday near west suburban Glen Ellyn.
No injuries were reported after a Metra train crashed into a semitrailer Friday afternoon in a Southwest Side rail yard.
A pedestrian died after being hit by a train Thursday in West Pullman on the Far South Side.
Two people were injured Friday after a multi-vehicle crash on Metra tracks Friday in South Shore.
Trains on Metra’s Union Pacific Northwest line are running behind schedule after a semi got stuck on the tracks Monday in northwest suburban Arlington Heights.
Service was fully restored on Metra Electric trains after experiencing a power outage Tuesday during rush hour.
Metra trains on the Union Pacific-Northwest line are moving again after a woman was hit by a train near northwest suburban Cary.
All inbound morning trains on Metra's Heritage Corridor line were massively delayed by a freight train experiencing mechanical problems Monday in the southwest suburbs.
A fire in the engine compartment of a Metra train was extinguished Thursday evening as it was leaving Union Station.