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Metra trains along BNSF delayed due to down power lines

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DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

Metra trains are moving again after high winds Friday morning downed power lines near Downers Grove, halting trains along the BNSF Railway.

Inbound and outbound trains were stopped near Main Street in Downers Grove about 6:30 a.m., according to Metra.

Downed power lines were removed from the tracks and trains began moving again about 7 a.m., Metra spokesman Tom Miller said.

Commuters can expect delays of up to 25 minutes for inbound and outbound trains, Metra said.

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