In Arlington Heights, a Metra UP NW train strikes a pedestrian.

A Metra Union Pacific Northwest train struck a pedestrian in northwest suburban Arlington Heights on Wednesday morning.

The inbound and outbound UP-NW train activity near Arlington Heights has been paused, according to Metra.

There will be significant delays.

Arlington Heights police advised residents to avoid a railroad crossing at Ridge and Northwest Highway through Twitter. Ridge is closed at the racks, but Northwest Highway is not.

More information was not immediately available.

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