UPDATE - 11:30 A.M. - Wheaton Police are clearing this area and reopening the railroad crossing at Washington Street. Thank you for your patience.
ORIGINAL POST - 8:37 A.M. - Wheaton Police and Metra Police are currently responding to a train vs pedestrian incident near the Washington Street crossing, just east of downtown Wheaton. Please avoid this area. The Washington Street crossing is closed, and all train traffic is stopped. While the downtown crossings are open, drivers should expect increased traffic. Please use caution and visit Metra.com for service updates.