Train kills woman in Cary

CARY – Police are still investigating an incident where a 35-year-old Cary woman was killed by a Metra train Saturday at Northwest Highway near Feinberg Court.

Jill Turskey was the woman struck and killed by the train, the McHenry County Coroner's Office said.

Family notifications were completed this morning, said Deputy Coroner Kim Bostic.

The Union Pacific train 721 due in Harvard at 7:20 p.m. on the Northwest Line struck the pedestrian about 6:50 p.m., just north of the Cary station, Metra spokesman Michael Gillis said.

Three trains were delayed.

Cary Police Sgt. Geoff Cooker said the incident is still under investigation.

- Joseph Bustos

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