A fire in the engine compartment of a Metra train was extinguished Thursday evening as it was leaving Union Station.
A fire in the engine compartment of an Metra train was extinguished Thursday afternoon as it was leaving Union Station.
Metra service returned to normal at Union Station Wednesday afternoon after several tracks were closed for overhead repairs.
Officials are still investigating the cause of a power failure that disrupted Amtrak’s Union Station signal system Thursday and delayed Metra BNSF trains throughout the morning rush.
Metra service was back to normal during its Friday morning commute after extensive delays at Union Station left thousands stranded for hours during Thursday evening’s rush-hour commute.
No injuries were reported when an Amtrak train derailed Monday morning outside Union Station in the West Loop.