A driver and a passenger were injured when the car they were in was hit by a Metra Electric train in the South Shore neighborhood this evening.
The driver was taken to
Inbound train No. 334 struck a vehicle around 71st Street and Cornell Avenue near the Stony Island Station about 5:30 p.m., said Metra spokesman Michael Gillis. At least one person was stuck in the vehicle near 71st and Stony Island Avenue, according to the
No. 334 was on the
Two outbound trains, No. 407 and No. 337 also were stopped for a time, but were moving again a little before 7 p.m., Gillis said.