A male of unknown age was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in the Old Irving Park neighborhood Sunday evening.
Amtrak Train No. 341, bound for Milwaukee, struck a pedestrian about 8;17 p.m. while the train was traveling about 79 mph.
Chicago Fire Department crews were called to the scene of a person pinned under the train near the Grayland station on Metra's Milwaukee District-North Line, 3729 N. Kilbourn Ave., about 8:20 p.m.
The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene at 9:37 p.m.