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Oak Forest man struck, killed by Metra train in Tinley Park

Updated: September 11, 2014 6:50AM



A man died after he was struck by a Metra train Friday night in Tinley Park.

Adam Casey, 28, was struck by Metra Rock Island District Line outbound train No. 529 about 11 p.m. near the 80th Avenue station, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office and Metra spokesman Michael Gillis.

Casey, of the 5000 block of 167th Street in Oak Forest, was pronounced dead at the scene about 20 minutes later, the medical examiner’s office said.

His name was was withheld Saturday pending notification of his family.

Tinley Park police declined to provide details early Saturday.



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