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Metra train strikes bumping post in Loop

A Metra Rock Island District train struck a bumping post in the Loop on Monday morning.

Train No. 412 struck the bumping post at the LaSalle Street Station in the 400 block of LaSalle at 8:46 a.m., according to a Metra spokesperson.

Five ambulances were sent to the scene and firefighters were checking out passengers, according to Fire Media Affairs. Details on injuries were not immediately available.

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